Playing Back a Tape
If the playback picture is distorted, clean the video heads using a Canon Head
Cleaning Cassette or a commercially available digital video head-cleaning cassette
1. Set the camcorder to PLAY (VCR)
Set the POWER switch to PLAY (VCR) and
the TAPE/CARD switch to b.
2. Open the LCD panel.
You can also close the LCD panel with the
screen facing outward.
3. Press the ` button to rewind the
4. Press the e/a button to begin
5. Press the
❍ To use the viewfinder, close the LCD panel.
❍ About the screen display: During playback, the time code gives the hours,
minutes, seconds and frames. The remaining tape time may not appear when
the time left is less than 15 seconds.
❍ You can display the audio level indicator by pressing the AUDIO LEVEL button.
button to stop