Are you able to use Firewire on a JVC MG 20 series camera?

Answer You need to check in the back of the owners manual to see if the device complies with I EEE 1394. That is the technical spec for firewire. My research shows that the "Dock" only is compliant. I a... Read More »

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Digital Video Camera and firewire?

Download the manual this is your best bet, and regarding firewire if it was a must requirement all pc and accessories would accommodate it.Manufacturers gave you all that would be required to trans... Read More »

How do I use firewire to take footage off my mini dv video camera?

The camcorder should be switched to "Play", but you don't always get a pop-up telling you it's been connected. If Windows Movie Maker can't see the camcorder, try this:- Go into Device Manager (C... Read More »

I have a panasonic miniDV camera. I've tried to connect it using a firewire cable to my MAC & nothing happens?

Make sure it's on and in playback mode and that yur editing program is open so you can find the capture function.

Why isn't my computer detecting my panasonic camera when i connect it with a firewire cable?

Your firewire connnection is not the same as usb. When you connect with your computer, open your editing software and you usually find your camera through there. Control of the camera is usually vi... Read More »