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Canon HF G30, G50 and G60 Mic/Line Level Input

The HF G30 has a function to toggle the audio input from mic to line level. Is the 20 dB Mic Attenuator function in the G50 and G60 the same or similar enough to use the mic input with 20 dB attenuation on the G50 and G60 with a line-level signal?

john83318 by Occasional Contributor
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Resolved! Canon HF G60 CP Function

From the Main Screen:Menu > [Camera] > [Tab 5] > CP FunctionI can't for the life of me find anything in the manual, forums, or in a general Google Search that explains what "CP Function" is. Does anyone know what this does?Thanks!

john83318 by Occasional Contributor
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Canon Vixia HV30 = cable

Hi,I bought a Vixia HV30 camera around 2008. In the last 10 years I haven't done anything with it. I'm now creating a youtube channel for my short films. I was able to get the camera working after so many years.I want to transfer video from the miniD...

DevaCanon by Occasional Contributor
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Canon Vixia HF R800 - adhesive cold shoe modification

The Vixia HF R800 is a great entry level camcorder. One limitation, however, is that it doesn't have any cold/accessory shoes.I thought I'd share a few photos showing what two very simple modifications can help achieve:1) An adhesive cold shoe. About...

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Canon A1 Camcorder gets eject message when inserting tape

Hi, I have an old camcorder that was purchased in 1990.  I know it's out of warranty, but now when I insert a tape, it just displays an eject message.  The power seems fine, and the mechanism seems fine also, it loads and ejects with no issue, it jus...

gbcox by New Contributor
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How to output video from ZR50MC to TV

Recently pulled out old videos and trying to figure out how to output video to TV.  I've been able to do this successfully for our Sony Camcorder but cannot find the right output and wires for the Canon ZR50MC.  Can anyone provide any insight here?  

ehtrusio by New Contributor
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Vixia HF R500 - Maximum length of video or file size?

I am using a 32GB SD card with my Vixia HF R500. I'm trying to capture a nest of birds outside one of my windows so I mounted the camcorder on a tripod and left it to record whatever it sees. However, I see that the recording always stops around the ...

rkrpxz by New Contributor
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Resolved! VIXIA HF R800 Color Space?

I have a VIXIA HF R800 which I use to shoot YouTube videos.I use DaVinci Resolve 17 for my video editing.  They have a really cool "Color Space Transform" function I would like to use, but I cannot find any information on my camera to tell me what th...

Atimwak by New Contributor
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Unable to import video from mini dv

Greetings and happy holidays.I am having some issues . I own a Canon mini dv MC ZR 70. I want to import the video on the tape. I have a firewire running from the camera to my macbook. I have tried both final cut pro and iMovie but neither one will re...

tadjani by New Contributor
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using Movavi editing software with my Vixia HFR500 Video camera

I record our church service with a Vixia HFR500 camera on a tripod.  It is set for 30P MP4 17Mbs at 60hz. pixel count is 1920 x 1080.  the zoom is just slightly increased.  The service is about an hour long, I don't touch the camera during recording....

hiqserv by New Contributor
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Can't focus on XF400

My XF400 camcorder can not focus when lens is wide open (f2.8 - 4). The problem is noticeable only as you zoom past 10X (zoomed wide the problem is not noticeable at all). If I close the iris to f8 or more, the camera can focus fine. This happens wit...

AngelXF by New Contributor
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Resolved! Can't initialize new memory card; Vixia HF S100

I just bought two new memory cards, and neither one will initialize correctly on my camcorder... it goes through the process on the screen, but afterward, it seems like nothing has changed, and it says the cards still need to be initialized.  One is ...

CamraMaan by New Contributor
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G30 and G40 zoom issue fix?

Hi all:I am planning to buy a used Vixia G30 that someone is selling, and the issue is that it automatically zooms out right after you zoom in. I read on another post that it was an issue with the zoom rocker switch. The IT coordinator at a local sch...

root_user by New Contributor
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