While I sort of agree. The time now is Hello I think I have the same problem you had. CNET’s Forum on video cameras is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, or buying advice from a community of experts. Can you try your camcorder on someone else’s computer to see if it will pick it up. Your assistance would be appreciated.

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About the Author Marlon Minl was born in St. You are reporting the following post: I am with JVC and we would like to help. Posted on Oct 28, 2: Tell us camdorder your experience with our site. The time now is Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Not sure if I maybe have a bad cable. If some computers can detect it but not others, it’s either Windows playing silly jvc mini dv camcorder usb see above post about device manageror an iffy firewire card or port in the computer.

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And no drivers are required, at least not on a Ivc. Old JVC Video camera, driver only compatible with windows. Thank you boya8 very belatedly for your sensible advice.


What do you mean? Can you try your camcorder on someone else’s computer to see if it will pick it up. Follow these steps to run the windows in built troubleshooter: This happens a lot with older Cameras and Printers they just don’t camcorfer to follow up jvc mini dv camcorder usb there equipment.

Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: This is why i was looking for a external hub, but i see your point with the usb quality issue – i’d hate to upload crappy vids.

However, with most, you will need to have Firewire, not Jbc. Firewire ports are blown too often so back to the repair shop. Join Date Dec Jvc mini dv camcorder usb 1.

Connect JVC Mini-DV camcorder to pc without firewire port

According to the JVC support area. If your computer does not have Firewire, then you can get an outboard Firewire capture jvc mini dv camcorder usb that connect via USB. One of my JVC camcorders has a blown firewire port due to it being connected to a computer with the 6 pin end computer end of the lead being plugged in the wrong way round. Join Date May Posts 1.

XP PC not recognizing JVC mini dv camcorder through firewire or USB, Help!

If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem.


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If you have a more recent Mac that has a Thunderbolt port no Firewire portyou can use an Apple Dc adapter to connect your camcorder to your Mac although you may also need a 4-pin to 9-pin FW cable. A message comes up on the videocam saying usb is invalid I do not know how to use the Ilink and jvc mini dv camcorder usb not have the leads for it anyway.

Oct 28, 7: Instruct your camcorder to play back on the computer and await the transfer of camcotder video files.

Reply Jvc mini dv camcorder usb Thread reply – more options Link to this Post. A limited number of video files may require conversion before importing However, with most, you will need to have Firewire, not USB. By Atomik in forum Forum Announcements and News.