Have had the dang thing worked on before, but that took a week to fix (not same problem) Decided to check the internet one last time, and found this site. Ben Sat, 14 Apr 2007 21:22:24 -0700 Thanks mate!!! Thanks.redMon, 16 Feb 2009 13:00:37 +0000 Error code 21: Moisture condensation has occurred. I found this site and the tip really worked. have a peek at these guys
Visit youtube and search for 'thetreehunter'. I have been on my kids for years about not banging up the camera, but it is the only thing that worked. doing that you have to be careful to not over haet the camera. Now if I could only fix the palm. https://community.sony.com/t5/Camcorders/A-moisture-condensation-error-is-displayed-on-the-viewfinder-or/td-p/33525
I could not believe that I fix it. My Sony has been doing this since ~ April 06..I bought it around Dec. 04. it worked. thats all?
Hc-7, HC-9 Last edited by John Cash; August 1st, 2008 at 09:08 AM. I have the exact same thing happen and found this sight scurrying for a solution. It worked a few times, then stopped working.So like everyone else, I googled, found this website and voila! Sony Handycam Flashing Symbol It hasn't been exposed to any abnormal moisture as this triangle might indicate but it says to remove the tape and leave it open in a dry place for one hour
It can condense inside the camcorder, on the recording media, or the lens and cause a malfunction. Sony Handycam Won't Eject Tape The time now is 10:15 PM. Thanks againRichieRichie FingerSun, 26 Jul 2009 16:25:20 +0000 And one more from Finland. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/sony-handycam-won-t-work-97131/ Wonderfull.moThu, 09 Apr 2009 10:01:20 +0000 I didn't get to the slapping part.
Oh well, only spent $10 on it because it was already in that condition.JoshFri, 11 Jan 2008 03:55:48 +0000 Well, I'll just say what everyone else said -- it worked!After removing Sony Handycam Tape Stuck It's easy to use but like you said: they have to stand behond their products. Worked! I love my camera so I have it a good tap.
After all what did I have to loose? http://www.dvinfo.net/forum/sony-hvr-a1-hdr-hc-series/88013-moisture-condensation.html Y VOALĮ funciona. Sony Handycam Won't Turn On Have a manual for Sony HDR-HC1 Mini DV Digital Camcorder? Sony Handycam Video 8 Troubleshooting Tried this method and it worked like a charm.
I have a Sony DCR-TRV250 and I fixed mine for the time being by smacking the side (can't remember which side but probably doesn't matter). More about the author Took battery off (no internal bettery I am aware of) and whacked the camera with the back of my hand a few times. Then I tried cleaning the sensor at the back left of the tape compartment--no luck. We can't believe that worked. Sony Handycam C 31 23 Error
my Hi8mm player C:21:00 errorCan you help me Khasbat Mon, 26 Mar 2007 09:14:32 -0800 This works for me. I can now get back to making vids about Ancient trees again. mwitt Sat, 20 Jan 2007 15:47:08 -0800 It's unbeliaveble!, It worked!. check my blog Just came back from vacation and it worked fine.
I can't believed this worked. Sony 8mm Camcorder Wont Play It works fine for a good couple of weeks. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
Keep on wacking the damn thing!BSSat, 20 Jun 2009 13:01:44 +0000 Fantastic. They are replacing the sensor for free if certain symptoms show up. IT WORKED! Sony Handycam Playback Issues Apparently they changed the whole tape mechanism - MD(N100) Sub Assy A - as well as the head drum so I am none the wiser as to the actual cause of
In fact it's almost every other time I start it up. I was about to buy a new camera. my sony HDR-HC1 was giving me the moisture error. news All to no avail, brought it back to the UK with the condensation symbol still showing.Then I found this website so with nothing to lose I tried the whacking approach SEVERAL
If you call Sony customer service they should be able to walk you through the steps for resetting it if you dont have a button. I have used my sony hdr-pj10 camcorder for about 24 months. I'll get back to this sight later today(12/24/05) with my results on recording. My handycam is a DCR-PC5 five years old and the error code was C:21:00.
The camcorder displays an error code with the letter C: or E: followed by a number. Our family's 10 years memory got back!My old Sony Handycam video Hi8 got this playback problem. It worked! Camera is 9 years old, and the guy who fixed it said it was better than what we could buy now days.alikatSun, 16 May 2010 20:27:45 +0000 It worked with my
To prevent moisture condensation when you bring your camcorder from a cold place into a warm place, put your camcorder in a plastic bag and seal it tightly. Just record what I'm pointing it at. NY & L.A. if you need anything from a brilliant graphic designer - i owe you one !pete UKTue, 31 Aug 2010 19:09:36 +0000 Had the same problem with my Sony Camcorder HandyCam HDV
Nothing helped. I then tried removing the main battery pack but it didn't work. Ive tried removing the battery and the reset button but Cxx is still there. THANKYOU for this AMAZING tip!!!!!!