A message may appear while you are operating the DVD video camera/recorder. If a message
appears, refer to the following table and take appropriate corrective action.
Messages are arranged in alphabetical order.
Message Cause & Troubleshooting
(1) Data error in a part
of image file. Repair
(2) Found error in image
file. Repair data now?
(3) Data error in all
image file. Repair all
It is possible that the system cannot normally complete writing of
file when power is turned off for some reason during recording or
editing (deleting, dividing or combining scenes, or creating play
list). Selecting “YES” will automatically repair the video file, but
even if “NO” is selected, the same message will appear when the
DVD video camera/recorder is turned on next time. (Do not
remove the disc while the DVD video camera/recorder is
recognizing it: Ignoring this will deactivate the file repair function.)
Follow the instructions on screen, taking note of the following
• Repair will normally be complete in several minutes, but it may
take longer (up to one hour).
• Be sure to use the AC adapter/charger to power the DVD video
camera/recorder when repairing data: Repair is not possible
using a battery. If a battery has been attached, turn the power
switch off once, connect the AC adapter/charger, and then start
• Data may not be repaired, depending on the timing when
power was turned off.
• Data may not be repaired normally if data recorded on another
recorder is mixed in.
• The repaired data may be different from the original recorded
content because of partial deletion of defective portion.
• Since the date/time for repair is added to the repaired data
(only the corrected portion for partial repair), the original date/
time information will be lost.
• Since all movies, and then all stills, are repaired, the order of
recorded contents will be lost in case of message (2) (3) only.
• See *1 on page 138.
(1) Disc is not
formatted. Format the
(2) Disc Format. Select
(Displayed only when
DVD-RW is used.)
A DVD-RW/+RW that was initialized by PC and not initialized for
camera use is inserted.
This message will appear with a +RW when it is removed after
recording, or the last recorded scene was deleted. The auto-
finalized +RW can be played back on a DVD recorder/player.
Cannot combine scene. Unless consecutive scenes are selected, they cannot be
Cannot combine scene
of multiple programs.
Create PlayList first,
and then combine
Scenes in different programs (different recording dates) cannot
be combined. Create a Playlist first, and then combine such
scenes on the playlist. 81