Oh and once you get the 4-6 pin FireWire cable and plug it in pray that the jack still works! You may have to fiddle with the 4 pin to make it work, I have aMessage 1 of 26 , Jun 4, 2012View SourceOh and once you get the 4-6 pin FireWire cable and plug it in pray that the jack still works!You may have to fiddle with the 4 pin to make it work, I have a Sony DSR-200a semipro camera and when I went to unplug the iLink/FireWire the center insulator pulled right out with it!
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On Jun 4, 2012, at 7:37 PM, "Bill Dromgoole" <drummy@...> wrote:
According to the Sony user manual at
the DV connector is a 4 pin IEEE 1394 or Apple iLink connector.
This cable looks suitable and is only $2.04
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeffrey Brace" <ark72axow@...>
Sent: Monday, June 04, 2012 10:07 AM
Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Daniel Kotke / Apple // videos?
> From: B Degnan
> Sent: Monday, June 04, 2012 8:22 AM
>>Use windows movie maker. Plug hi 8 device into your firewire port if you
>>have one. Read your video >player manual for details...assuming its a Sony
> No firewire. It *is* Sony and model is: DCRTRV240. I know that years ago on
> my old computer I connected with USB, but have been unable to find software
> that will work with Windows 7. It's hard to find, since most software is
> oriented towards digital format, not tape. It also has an audio/video jack
> which I use to connect to DVD. And there is S-Video and DV In/Out, which I
> have no idea about.