Importing Files from the Sony Handycam Camcorder to Your Computer
Turn computer on.
On the camcorder screen, choose your connection method: USB Connect (symbol with filled-in center = internal memory), USB Connect (symbol with blank center = memory card). There is also a Disc Burn option.
The screen will give you a Connected message. Do not power off, close the screen, or disconnect the plug until you are done.
From the start menu on your computer, click the Computer. You should see icons for a Removable Disk and PMBPORTABLE . Click on Removable Disk . Photos should be inside the DCIM folder. Video should be inside the MP_ROOT folder . Choose the folder you want.
Create or open a destination folder on your computer.
Select the files to be imported. Right click and choose either cut or copy, then paste them into the folder on your computer. You can also drop and drag the files from one folder to the other.
When done, click end on the camcorder screen, then click yes to disconnect. After that you may power the camera off and remove the USB cord.
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