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  • Operating Guide - Page 3

    ... safety instructions completely before operating the appliance, and keep this manual for future reference. Carefully observe all warnings, precautions ... a cloth lightly dampened with water for cleaning the exterior of the set. Installation Water and Moisture Do not use power-line fit, contact your electrician to have a suitable outlet installed. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized...
  • Operating Guide - Page 6

    ... with your camcorder - "Operating Guide" (This manual) - For DCR-HC54 "First Step Guide" for connecting the camcorder to a computer and using the supplied software (stored on the supplied CD-ROM) CAUTION You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not expressly approved in this manual could void your authority to...
  • Operating Guide - Page 9

    .../Editing Dubbing to VCR or DVD/HDD recorders ...44 Recording pictures from a VCR, etc...46 Using a Computer What you can do with Windows computer (DCR-HC54) ...48 Installing the "First Step Guide" and software (DCR-HC54) ...49 Viewing "First Step Guide" (DCRHC54) ...51 Playback ...24 Using the guide functions (...
  • Operating Guide - Page 11

    ... Adaptor (1) (p. 12) Rechargeable battery pack NP-FH30 (1) (p. 12, 61) USB cable (1) (DCR-HC54) (p. 70) Getting Started Power cord (Mains lead) (1) (p. 12) CD-ROM "Handycam Application Software" (1) (DCR-HC54)(p. 48) Operating Guide (This manual) (1) A/V connecting cable (1) (p. 28, 44) 11
  • Operating Guide - Page 18

    ... on [REC MODE] (p. 42). The cassette compartment automatically comes out and opens up. 2 Insert a cassette with its window facing outwards, then press . Push the center of the back of the cassette lightly. Window Cassette compartment The cassette compartment automatically slides back in. b Notes • Do not force the cassette ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 31

    ...If you set [SPOT METER], [EXPOSURE] is automatically set to [MANUAL]. Select to shoot distant subjects clearly. This setting also prevents your camcorder from focusing on glass or metal mesh in windows between the camcorder and the subject. DISP GUIDE (Display Guide)* See page 73. PORTRAIT (Soft portrait) ( ) Select to bring ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 48

    Using a Computer What you can do with Windows computer (DCRHC54) When you install the "Picture Motion Browser" on a ...enjoy the following operations. b Notes • You cannot install the supplied software, "Picture Motion Browser", on a Macintosh computer. About "First Step Guide" ...not supported. Standard installation is required. Operation is not assured if the above OS has been upgraded or in a...
  • Operating Guide - Page 49

    ... the power saving function of the PC. Installing the "First Step Guide" and software (DCR-HC54) You need to install the "First Step Guide" and software to your Windows computer before connecting your camcorder to the computer. The installation is required only for the first time. Contents to be installed and procedures may ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 50

    ...agree, then click [Next]. 6 Follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. Depending on the computer, you may need to install ..., click [OK] to finish the installation. x Microsoft DirectX 9.0c Software required to handle movies Restart the computer if required ... PDF In step 6, click [FirstStepGuide(PDF)]. To install the software "Adobe Reader" to display the PDF file In step 6, click ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 51

    ..." on the desktop. z Tips • You can also start by selecting [Start] t [Programs] ([All Programs] for Windows XP) t [Sony Picture Utility] t [FirstStepGuide] t Your camcorder's folder t "First Step Guide" in ... due to the browser setting even in recommended environment. - When the HTML version of "First Step Guide" cannot be installed. 51 Using a Computer
  • Operating Guide - Page 56

    ... 59). Connecting to a computer (DCRHC54) The computer does not recognize your camcorder. • Install the "Picture Motion Browser" (p. 49). ... computer and camcorder, restart the computer, then connect them again correctly. You cannot install the supplied software, "Picture Motion Browser," on a Macintosh computer. • You can install "Picture Motion Browser" only on a Windows computer. 56
  • Operating Guide - Page 60

    ... to your camcorder. x When you record You cannot record software on your camcorder that contains copyright control signals for copyright protection of software. [Cannot record due to copyright protection.] appears on the LCD screen, or on the viewfinder if you try to record such software. Your camcorder does not record copyright control signals on the tape ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 62

    ...with a new one. • Each battery's life is governed by storage, operating and environmental conditions. • IEEE 1394 ...LINK (DV Interface) compatible devices made by Sony (e.g. a VAIO series personal computer) as well as to video devices. Some i.LINK... device or not. For details on precautions and compatible application software, refer also to the operating instructions for the device to be ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 63

    ...-to-4-pin cable (during DV dubbing). On using your camcorder On use and care • Do not use or ... or dust gets in your camcorder, it may malfunction. Sometimes this malfunction cannot be repaired. - Near windows or outdoors, where the LCD screen, the viewfinder, or the lens may be ... liquid gets inside the casing, unplug your camcorder and have it checked by a Sony dealer before operating it any ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 66

    .... On charging the pre-installed rechargeable battery Your camcorder has a pre-installed rechargeable battery to retain the date, time, and other settings ... connected or the battery pack attached. Use your camcorder after charging the pre-installed rechargeable battery. However, even if the pre-installed rechargeable battery is not charged, the camcorder operation will not be affected as long as ...
  • Operating Guide - Page 68

    ...and specifications are subject to change without notice. On trademarks • "Handycam" and are registered trademarks of Sony Corporation. • "InfoLITHIUM" is a trademark of Sony Corporation. • i.LINK and are trademarks of Sony Corporation. • is a trademark. • Microsoft, Windows, Windows Media, Windows Vista, and DirectX are either registered trademarks or trademarks...
  • Operating Guide - Page 75

    ......35 AC Adaptor...12 AUDIO MIX...36 AUDIO MODE...42 A.SHUT OFF (Auto shut off) ...43 A/V connecting cable ...28, 44 E Easy Handycam...19, 29 EDITSEARCH...26, 39 END SCH (END ......13 Cleaning cassette ...64 CLOCK SET...15 Computer ...48 I INDOOR ...33 "InfoLITHIUM" battery pack ...61 Install...49 i.LINK ...62 i.LINK cable...44, 46 P Quick Reference P EFFECT (Picture...
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