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Hi,My Sony digital8 dcr-trv140e is playing back in black & white this has only just happened other wise the camcorder is fine


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If you are playing NTSC signal format cassette in your camera (model number shows it is PAL camera) picture result might be in B/W. go to camera player menu and select NTSC playback on PAL tv. Color will be there.
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