Sony TRV900E video camera, no pc connedtion

  denboe 12:36 07 Mar 2011
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I can no longer obtain a firewire connection from my Sony video camera, to my PC. I have eliminated the chance of a faulty firewire cable. Everthing was ok. until I installed SP1 into Windows7. Is this pure coincidence or could anyone suggest another reason? Any advice to resolve this problem, would be appreciated.

  woodchip 13:12 07 Mar 2011

You need to test the Firewire Socket with other Hardware before going further

  denboe 14:12 07 Mar 2011

Thanks for that woodchip. Have connected friends Panason video camera via my firewire cable, everything ok.

  Nontek 16:27 07 Mar 2011

Check here to see if your cam is supported in Win7 ... click here

  denboe 19:13 09 Mar 2011

I've just noticed that once connected to the pc., In the view finder, a message reads 'DV in'. Should this read as 'DV out'if I'm sending video to my pc?
If so, how can I correct this, there is nowhere in the instruction manual to advise me.

  denboe 19:15 09 Mar 2011

Thanks Nontek, I've been using this camera in Win7 for a few months now. It's only this past week were I can't obtain a connection.

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