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    When turning on the power, the screen to set the date and time appears.

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    • If you do not use the camcorder for a long time, the built-in battery may be discharged, and the settings such as the date and time may be reset.

      In this case, the screen to set the date and time appears when turning on the power. Set the date and time on the screen.

      Also, do either of the following to charge the built-in battery.

      • Connect the camcorder to a wall outlet using the AC adaptor, and leave it with the power turned off for more than 24 hours.
      • Install a charged battery to the camcorder and leave it with the power turned off for more than 24 hours.

      If the problem persists even if you try the above, the camcorder may need to be repaired.

      If you do not use the camcorder for a long time, the built-in battery may be discharged, and the settings such as the date and time may be reset.

      In this case, the screen to set the date and time appears when turning on the power. Please set the date and time on the screen.

      Also, please do either of the following to charge the built-in battery.

      • Connect the camcorder to a wall outlet using the AC adaptor, and leave it with the power turned off for more than 24 hours.
      • Install a charged battery to the camcorder and leave it with the power turned off for more than 24 hours.
      • After charging is completed, please set the date and time again.

      If you do not use the camera for a long time, the built-in battery may be discharged, and the settings such as the date and time may be reset.

      In this case, the screen to set the date and time appears when turning on the power. Please set the date and time on the screen.


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