Guide :Video Cameras : Handycam DCR-PC105E Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Sony DCR PC105E I-link failure; any advice? (Please!)
About 18 months ago I bought my first camcorder, a Sony DCR PC105e. In many respects it is excellent – great movie and still image quality, easy to use, has a few cool FX features. I liked it so much that I splurged and got two lens adaptors (wide-angle and telephoto).
BUT.. after apx. 10 months of occasional use, I was suddenly unable to export the video to my PC (Windows XP SP1, apx. 2.4 ghz pentium, 1,024 mb RAM, apx 120 GB harddrive) via firewire, or “I-link”, or whatver it’s called.
Previously I had been able to, using a firewire cable and Ulead Video 7 software. It was very