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The video from the camcorder does not display on the television.

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Follow the steps below to troubleshoot if the video from the camcorder does not display on the television.

IMPORTANT: If the video from the camcorder does not display on the televison but can be seen in the viewfinder or LCD, the problem is most likely a connection issue.

  1. Ensure the camcorder has been connected properly using one of the following scenarios:
  2. If playing a tape, ensure it has been rewound to the beginning of the recording.
  3. Ensure that the video plays back on the LCD or viewfinder of the camcorder.
  4. If the video still does not display on the TV, replace the connecting cables.

NOTE: If the issue is still unresolved after completing the troubleshooting steps, service may be required .