Although at first I distrusted this technique because it sounds like tapping a TV in the old vacuum tube days, I figured there was nothing to lose. Jeremy in San Diego Tue, 31 Jan 2006 15:02:22 -0800 I had the C 31:22 problem with my TRV 330 in the middle of taping. Guus Wed, 8 Mar 2006 13:59:56 -0800 Hey all yea im a member of the wack your cam club lol (didnt work for me) i did find a rubber coated roller My theory is that the compartment doesn't always open fully because of the strap, and this might put some strain on some of the moving parts when replacing tapes. news
If the issue is still not resolved, service may be required. I took a tube from a compressed air can and cut it to the correct size and replaced the broken plastic one. After some days trying to resolve i found this site and... I found out what was causing this problem.
Thanks!! I use this approach with musical devices for yr.sIf it costs more than 500.00 hit it...Damned if it's not the same with cameras...lol mike sato Mon, 7 Nov 2005 10:16:38 -0800 Hopefully Sony will be out of business soon anyway.
Mary Sat, 28 Jan 2006 16:59:36 -0800 Wow, I can't believe this worked. Just in time for me to do a big project with no money to fix my camera! I put it into the the black rubber roller,then it work! Cleaning Camcorder Heads They have this problem even worse and smacking only sometimes works.
THANKS SO MUCH, DEBBIE! Sony Video 8 Handycam Troubleshooting So happy to stumble upon this site. thanx Debbie Frank Fri, 19 Aug 2005 10:02:46 -0700 I have the same Camcoder DCR-trv250 also. https://community.sony.com/t5/Camcorders/How-do-I-fix-a-quot-data-error-quot-message-that-comes-up-on-my/td-p/536218 You may need to do this a couple of times.
Ganesh Devle Tue, 7 Mar 2006 09:41:09 -0800 I was skeptical even with all the comments, but I did a light tap on the tape side and it worked... Sony Handycam Video 8 Won't Play Mark Sat, 25 Feb 2006 02:46:33 -0800 This is absolutely frigging crazy....i have the 250 that i paid $400 for some years ago.....It decides to stop working in the middle of Biscutty Mon, 27 Mar 2006 06:17:56 -0800 Whack!Whack!Whack! I "drove" my left hand into the camcorder's bottom.
i have a red palm now, but at least it works :) matt Mon, 15 May 2006 20:08:59 -0700 WOWWWWWWWWWWWWW! When she got back from her honeymoon she simply said, "try hitting it or shake it hard." One hard hit while the tape was playing and the tape played beautifully. Sony Handycam Playback Problem If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Sony Hi8 Camcorder Troubleshooting It can't be found anywhere.
So, I realize I bought shit for 1600 bucks. *(( I'll buy Panasonic camcorder next time. navigate to this website thanks Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - BOOM tap slap n play by Chzznet / June 14, 2013 3:36 AM PDT In reply to: thanks! GUESS WHAT IT WORKS ON THIS AS WELL. Didac from Catalunya Tue, 31 Jan 2006 04:59:33 -0800 Whoa!! Sony Handycam Blue Screen Playback
Thanks Debbie! Sign me up Support by Sony Get Support Content on the Go! Â Where To BuySee Retail Partners Sony Rewards Join Now Learn More Manage Account News & Info Press Releases If you gently twist it it will pop up and the error should go away. (This was just trial and error) Shaman Thu, 18 May 2006 10:18:46 -0700 Fantastic... More about the author Add to Want to watch this again later?
and after 5mins of banging and poking my fingers in the tape chamber, I can play the tapes, with no noise or flashing...!! Sony 8mm Camcorder Wont Play bye greetings from México Albert Sun, 1 Jan 2006 16:53:42 -0800 Unbelievable! hazel Thu, 22 Dec 2005 12:38:59 -0800 The message actually means there is a problem with the reels this may be a tape is stuck, or they are out of balance,
It works great except when u try to take a photo with it, it gives an error saying reinsert memory. Many Thanks Debbi. Geovanny Castro 16,407 views 8:02 Sony Handycam Repair Full Video C:32:11 Error - Duration: 34:17. Sony Hi8 Camcorder Playback Problem DO NOT F******* BUY any cameras from them even if it is said that they are the best...
Close Learn more You're viewing YouTube in English (UK). I think Shaman's analysis of why slapping it works is right on. Mathieu Gasquet 45,701 views 7:30 How to upgrade your hard drive camcorder! - Duration: 9:33. http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-handycam-c-32-30-error.php I have cleaned the inside of my camera, tried different tapes, disconnected the battery, etc etc etc.
In my case helps: turn the videocassette (on the desk), release the blocade in the bottom hole with screw-driver, then rewind the right wheel for a half turn (not more!) with