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How to connect a camcorder to a VCR using Audio/Video (A/V) cables.

    1. Connect an A/V cable to the LINE OUT jack on the camcorder.


      NOTE: The type and location of the LINE OUT jack differs depending on the camcorder. Refer to the instruction manual of your camcorder for model-specific information. Manuals are posted on your model support page.

    2. Connect the other end of the A/V cable to a LINE IN jack on the VCR.
    3. Turn on the camcorder.
    4. Turn on the VCR.
    5. Tune the VCR to the line input in which the camcorder is connected.

    If you need to order an A/V cable for your camcorder:  Go to Parts and Accessories.  

    Please contact a local or online authorized retailer to purchase a Sony product.

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