Article ID : 00031720 / Last Modified : 08/03/2023Print

Transfer pictures and videos from a memory stick camcorder to a Windows computer

    Before you start

    Transfer pictures and videos to your Microsoft® Windows® computer

    1. Turn on your computer.
    2. Make sure the camcorder has sufficient power.
      • Plug the AC adapter into a working wall outlet or make sure the batteries are fully charged.
    3. Connect the camcorder to the computer with the supplied or built-in USB cable.
    4. If not already in the camcorder, insert the memory card with your pictures and videos into the card slot.
    5. Open the LCD screen of the camcorder to turn it on.
    6. On the LCD screen, touch the Computer or USB Connect option.
      • The computer will automatically install the appropriate USB drivers if it's your first time connecting the camcorder to your computer.
    7. Transfer your pictures and videos to your computer using one of the following methods:
      • Use the Import Pictures and Videos option

      • Use the supplied Handycam Utility application

      • Manually copy and paste your pictures and videos