Turn to take
Loading/Unloading A Cassette
OPEN LCD MONITOR
Open the LCD monitor to an angle of over 60
OPEN CASSETTE HOLDER
Slide EJECT until the holder opens. Do not use force
Make sure the label is facing outward.
CLOSE CASSETTE HOLDER
Press the Close button and make sure the holder is
closed and locked.
CLOSE LCD MONITOR
First make sure the holder is closed. Then close the
Closing the LCD monitor while the cassette holder is still
open may cause damage to the LCD monitor.
The cassette holder can't be opened unless a power
supply is attached.
Make sure that the tape is not slack when loading the
cassette. If there is any slack, turn the gear on the
cassette in the direction of the arrow to take up the
Make sure the Erase Protection tab is in the position that
allows recording. If not, slide the tab. Some cassettes
have removable tabs. If the tab has been removed, cover
the hole with adhesive tape.
The cassette holder cannot be opened while the
camcorder is in the record mode.