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I have a ZR25MC Camcorder. It is quite old but works perfectly. I would like to transfer my recorded videos to my laptop computer and then burn a DVD for viewing on a big screen TV. Can anyone tell me what cable connection I would need to transfer to...

Resolved! Audo Output on HF R800 Buzzes.

Our Church purchased a VIXIA HF R800 to record services and post on You Tube; Learning as we go; slowly making headway. Rigged up an external shotgun mic, which seems to work - but when I plug in a set of headphones to monitor audio input all I get i...

Connecting Canon XH A1 to PC

Greetings, I am new to the video world and have little knowledge when it comes to computers. I am trying to connect my Canon XH A1 to my HP Pavilion laptop so that I can convert the tapes into an HD card. Is this possible? I have the adobe cloud serv...

Canon GL1 Camcorder MiniDV cassettes

I have a 20-year old Canon GL1 Camcorder that I just turned on for the first time in about 18 years.  There are a few MiniDV cassettes I have with recordings on them.  What's the best way to get those recordings off the cassettes, and onto my compute...

gnadivi by Apprentice
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Canon XA40 initialisation

When doing an SD card initialisation (in camera) is there a way to do it without erasing all the video clips as well? Thanks for reading.

HFR800 for FB streaming

I just bought an HFR800 and want to stream live on FB, however, my computer doesn't recognize the device through the HDMI port nor the USB port.  Do i have to download some software in order for my computer to recognize the camcorder?

ktjackso by Contributor
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HF R70 no longer recognized using Transfer Utility

Ive Used Transfer Utility quite a bit with no issues (last time was in January 2018). I recently tried to use it and it does not see the camcorder.I've deleted the software and reloaded it from the website.Tried several USB ports, Two USB cords (incl...

Vixia R800 focus issues

I am having problems with the manual focus on my R800.I am teaching watercolor/painting tutorials on Zoom ,using the camera overhead.The focus seems good until I start drawing and painting and then everything goes blurry.The camera is about 3 feet ab...

Yeoman by Apprentice
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Vixia HF R700 HDMI Black Output

I hope this is me being stupid and overlooking something simple.  I am attempting to use a Vixia HF 700 as an alternate backup camera to my XA-15s. I am connecting to a HDMI video switcher. I am seeing auido input on the video switcher, but no video ...

gnalley by Apprentice
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Using Canon VIXIA HFM31 as webcam?

Can a Canon VIXIA HFM31 videocam be used as webcam? Have OSB software and HDMI video capture card. OSB software recognizes the built in webcam but not the Canon.

Maineman by Contributor
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ZR930 DV cable

I have a ZR930 camcorder and want to download videos from mini DV tapes to my laptop.  I can't seem to find a cable anywhere that will fit the DV port on the camera and has a USB connector on the other end.  I called Canon and they were not helpful: ...

wbogen by Apprentice
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QU-32 Mixer to XA11 Camcorder Sound Difference

First of all, let me preface this post with the ‘I am an amateur’ tag:Due to COVID, my church is currently recording video/audio segments to edit together and make up our worship services. Our Allen & Heath QU-32 mixer is plugged into a Canon XA11 di...

Deltoran by Apprentice
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HF G50 mic input audio hiss & artefacts

hi all -we just got a Canon Vixia/Legria HF G50 camcorder to to stream and record seminars. we want to take the audio from our sound desk (a Mackie 802VLZ4) into the Mic input, but so far I’ve been unable to make it work without a lot of hiss and a s...

jigme by Apprentice
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Canon Vixia HF S20 - Battery Release Clip Broken

My camera was on the tripod and tipped over. It works, but it broke off the clip that holds the battery in the battery compartment. The support site says the camera is too old to be fixed.Any suggestions on getting a replacement part, etc?Thanks for ...

Resolved! XF400 issues outputting video to field monitors

I just got an XF400 a couple months ago at work and purchased an Andycine C7 field monitor to go with it. The issue I've been having is the HDMI signal will only output to the monitor at 60 FPS. The resolution, bitrate and filetype don't seem to matt...

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