Article ID : 00028122 / Last Modified : 09/26/2018

How to transfer still image and movie files from the Memory Stick® media in the camcorder to a computer.

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IMPORTANT: This procedure requires the camcorder to connect to the computer using a USB connection. Prior to following the steps below, download the current USB driver and install it on the computer.

  1. Connect the camcorder to the computer using the USB cable supplied with the camcorder.
  2. Turn on the camcorder.
  3. Set the camcorder to the appropriate mode for Memory Stick media playback.
  4. In camcorder menu, set the USB-PLY/EDT setting to the STD-USB mode.
  5. On the computer, open the My Computer window.
  6. In the My Computer window, double-click the Removable Disk icon that represents the camcorder.
  7. In the Removable Disk window, copy the listed folders to the computer desktop.


    • A copy of the folders with all the image and movie content will be transferred to the computer.
    • If a copy of the folders with all the image and movie content do not transfer to the computer, connect the USB cable to a different USB port on the computer.
  8. On the computer desktop, rename the folders.