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Russell A., Camera and Video Technician
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Experience:  30 years of experience as a TV station technician gives me a unique understanding of technical equipment issues.
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I have a Panasonic PV-DV102D mini DV palm corder and the

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I have a Panasonic PV-DV102D mini DV palm corder and the batteries are old but when i charge them, they show fully charged and they turn on the camera and the screens with all the informatuin on the menu but i just cannot get any tape to move . What is causing this and what should i do? Please call me if you have too at(###) ###-####
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Richard replied 8 months ago.

Hi there and welcome

Can you remove the battery from the camcorder and wait 10 minutes.

Put the battery back in and tell me if it now gets the tape to move please.