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I have a Panasonic NV-MX7 camera. When I try recording on a SD card instead of miniDV tape I get this error message: Unable to record (change to tape mode). There is approx 2GB space on the card. What do I need to do to eb able to record onto the card?
This can can only record video on mini dv tapes the sd slot is for caputing still images/ photo\015\012צילום אירועים
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Hi, I have a Panasonic NV-MX7 camera. When I try recording on a SD card instead of miniDV tape I get this error message: Unable to record (change to tape mode). There is approx 2GB space on the card. What do I need to do to eb able to record onto the card? Thanks, Agnieszka
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