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I have the A1 digital 8 mm video recorder. It runs but I

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I have the A1 digital...
I have the A1 digital HI 8 mm video recorder. It runs but I can't see any video through the eye piece or see any video on monitor.
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Camera and Video Technician: Dan, Camera and Video Technician replied 2 years ago
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Hello and thank you for your question, I look forward to assisting you today. If possible, try connecting the camera to your TV and playback a tape. If you see video then at least we know the camera playback function is okay. Let me know how you come out with that and we can proceed.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Hi DanEverything is running on camera but no picture to tv
Camera and Video Technician: Dan, Camera and Video Technician replied 2 years ago

How about audio?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Nothing
Camera and Video Technician: Dan, Camera and Video Technician replied 2 years ago

Okay, and you can see the tape moving? Does the camera eventually eject the tape and shut off?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I'll check with u tomorrow. Got to pick up wife. Thanks Dan
Camera and Video Technician: Dan, Camera and Video Technician replied 2 years ago

Okay, get back to me when you can.

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