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Panasonic NV-GS57GC (Digital Video camera)

Discussion in 'Camcorders & Video Editing' started by roneshsj, Nov 24, 2010.

  1. roneshsj

    roneshsj Guest

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    I have a Panasonic NV-GS57 with a DV output & a USB connection. I connected it to PC through USB connection, turned the camera on and selected either PC or PLAYBACK mode. Then I ran SWEET MOVIE LIFE software and clicked on “EDIT VIDEO ON TAPE”
    I got the error message “Digital video camera not connected.”
    I’m lost, any help would be most appreciated.
    Thanks
     
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    Te NV GS57GC is a miniDV camcorder, so you will need to use the Firewire connection, to transfer your video to the computer.
    The USB connection will be for transferring still images only.
     
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    TThanks.

    Is it possible to transfer video from the tape to my PC through DV cable.

     
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    Thanks.

    Is it possible to transfer video from the tape to my PC through DV cable


     
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    Thanks.

    Is it possible to transfer video from the tape to my PC through DV cable
     
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    It depends on your PC having a firewire (iee1394) port or if not you will have to fit one. Additionally you need a firewire cable normally a mini connector on one end for the camera and a full size one for the PC end.

    See the 4 circuit and 6 circuit connectors here

    IEEE 1394 interface - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
     

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