Sony DCR-SX65 Handycam® Handbook

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  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 1
    Click "Handycam" Handbook DCR-SX45/SX65/SX85  2011 Sony Corporation 4-264-741-11(1) US Table of Contents Useful Recording Techniques Index
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 2
    ... Handbook. Read the “Handycam” Handbook in addition to the Operating Guide (a separate volume). Information on using your camcorder connected to a computer will also be found in the Operating Guide and the “PMB Help” that is the Help of ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 3
    ... cable (1)   USB connection support cable (1)   Built-in USB Cable Table of contents  The camcorder is not ... and also do not hold the camcorder by the jack covers.  Black points White, red, ... sun. Doing so might cause your camcorder to malfunction. Take images of the sun only in...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 4
    ...)  [Show others]  [MEDIA [MANAGE MEDIA] FORMAT] (under category)  the desired medium (DCR-SX65/ . SX85)  [YES]  [YES]  Carl Zeiss lens  Notes on battery pack/AC Adaptor   Be sure to remove the battery pack or...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 5
    ...the illustrations of your camcorder and its screen indication are exaggerated or simplified for understandability. In this manual, the internal memory (DCRSX65/SX85) of your camcorder and memory card are called "recording media." Design and specifications of...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 6
    ... recording mode (p. 25)  Expected recording time (MEDIA INFO, p. 71) Playing movies and photos Useful recording techniques Playback on the camcorder  p. 27 Playing images on a TV  p. 33 Saving images Saving movies and photos with a computer Saving movies and photos in external media  ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 7
    ...-shake, however, it is essential that you not move the camcorder. Table of contents Zooming smoothly Zoom in... panning technique. Stabilize yourself, move your camcorder horizontally as you turn your upper ... accessories Make good use of camcorder accessories. For example, using a tripod, you can make ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 8
     Useful recording techniques Capturing images beautifully without troublesome setting INTELLIGENT AUTO (24) Recording in a dimly-lit room VIDEO LIGHT (26) Table of contents Flowers in close-up PORTRAIT(62) TELE MACRO(65) Capturing fireworks, or a sunset in all its splendor FIREWORKS (62) ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 9
    ... and time ...Changing the language setting...Step 3: Preparing the recording media ...Selecting the recording media for movies (DCR-SX65/SX85) ...Selecting the recording media for photos (DCR-SX65/SX85) ...Inserting a memory card ...12 15 16 17 17 17 18 20 21 22 ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 10
    ... a photo from a movie ...Dubbing/copying movies and photos from the internal recording media to memory card (DCR-SX65/SX85)...Dubbing movies ...Copying photos ...Using the Playlist of movies ...Creating the Playlist ...Playing the Playlist ...35 37 38 39 ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 11
    ... ...Expected number of recordable photos ...Using your camcorder abroad ...Maintenance and precautions...About the memory card ...About the "InfoLITHIUM" battery pack ...About handling of your camcorder ...75 80 83 83 83 84 85 87 87 88...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 12
    ... can charge the "InfoLITHIUM" battery pack (V series) after attaching it to your camcorder.  1 2 3 4  Notes You ... attach any "InfoLITHIUM" battery pack other than the V series to your camcorder. Turn off your camcorder by closing the LCD screen. Attach the battery pack by sliding it ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 13
    ...is not at hand.  Turn off the power of your camcorder, then attach the battery.  Connect your ... you connect the camcorder to a notebook computer that is not connected to an AC power source, the battery of the notebook ...-U50AG (sold separately). You cannot use Sony portable power unit CP-AH2R/CP-...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 14
    ...the battery pack is low. Remove the battery pack from your camcorder and put it in a warm place. ... battery pack is high. Remove the battery pack from your camcorder and put it in a cool place. In... you leave your camcorder without any operation for about 5 minutes, to save battery power ([A.SHUT OFF...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 15
    ...on, and setting the date and time 1 Open the LCD screen of your camcorder. Your camcorder is turned on and the lens cover is opened.  Table of contents To turn on your camcorder when the LCD screen is open, press POWER. POWER button MODE lamp Useful recording...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 16
    ...for a few seconds and the power is turned Tips You can turn off your camcorder also by pressing POWER. When [POWER ON BY LCD] (p. 73) is set to [OFF], turn off your camcorder by pressing POWER. Changing the language setting You can change the on-screen displays to ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 17
    ...your camcorder. The following icons are displayed on the screen of your camcorder. DCR-SX: Memory card Table of contents DCR-SX/SX: * Internal memory Memory card ... photos.    Selecting the recording media for movies (DCR-SX65/SX85) Useful recording techniques  Touch (...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 18
    ... Set the recording medium to [MEMORY CARD] to record movies and/or photos on memory card (DCR-SX65/SX85). Types of memory card that can be used with your camcorder     Only "Memory Stick PRO Duo" media, "Memory Stick PRO-HG ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 19
    ...[Show others]  [MEDIA is displayed, initialize the memory card by touching [MANAGE MEDIA] category)  [MEMORY CARD] (DCR-SX65/SX85)  FORMAT] (under . [YES]  [YES]  To eject the memory card Open the cover and lightly push the memory card in...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 20
    ... are recorded on the following recording media. DCR-SX45: Memory card DCR-SX65/SX85: Internal memory Tips See page 17 on changing the recording media (DCR-SX65/SX85). Table of contents 1 2 Fasten the grip belt. Useful recording techniques Open the LCD ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 21
    ... close the LCD screen while recording movies, the camcorder stops recording.  The maximum continuous recordable ... you can start recording after you turn on the camcorder. You cannot operate your ...do not apply shock or vibration to the camcorder, or remove the battery or AC Adaptor.  Access lamp ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 22
    ... are recorded on the following recording media. DCR-SX45: Memory card DCR-SX65/SX85: Internal memory   Tips See page 17 on changing the recording media (DCR-SX65/SX85).  Press MODE to turn on the (Photo) lamp. The LCD screen display switches for ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 23
     Press PHOTO lightly to adjust the focus, then press it fully.  You can record photos also by touching on the LCD screen. Table of contents Flashes  Lights up When disappears, the photo is recorded. Useful recording techniques    Tips See page 84 on the recordable number ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 24
    ... detection, Scene detection and Camera-shake detection. When the camcorder detects the subject, the icons that correspond to the detected condition are ...detection (Landscape),  (Back light), (Twilight), (Spotlight), (Macro) The camcorder selects the most effective setting automatically, depending ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 25
    ... image.    Useful recording techniques Tips You can select the [ REC MODE] for each recording media separately (DCR-SX65/SX85). Selecting the recording mode You can select a recording mode to record movies from 3 levels. The recording time of...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 26
    ... in mirror mode Table of contents Open the LCD panel 90 degrees to the camcorder (), then rotate it 180 degrees to the lens side ().   LED VIDEO... of the eyes at close range.  The length of time you can use the battery pack is shorter when you use the VIDEO LIGHT.  When you record...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 27
    ... the following recording media are played. DCR-SX45: Memory card DCR-SX65/SX85: Internal memory   Table of contents 1 2 Tips See page 17 on changing the recording media (DCR-SX65/SX85). Open the LCD screen of your camcorder. Your camcorder turns on.  To turn ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 28
    ... with , you can continue playback from the previous time. ( appears on the photo recorded on a memory card.) Playing movies Your camcorder starts playing the selected movie. Volume adjustment Previous To stop To fast-reverse Useful recording techniques Next OPTION To fast-forward To ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 29
    Viewing photos Your camcorder displays the selected photo. Table of contents Previous To the VISUAL INDEX screen To start/stop slide show Next OPTION   Tips When viewing photos recorded on a memory card, (playback folder) appears on the screen. Useful recording techniques Index  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 30
    Useful functions for playing movies and photos Searching for desired images by date (Date Index) You can search for desired images by date efficiently.   IMAGES] (under [PLAYBACK] category)  [DATE INDEX]. On the [Film Roll Index]/[Face Index] screen, you can display the Date Index by ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 31
    Searching for desired scene by face (Face Index) The face images detected during movie recording are displayed on the INDEX screen. You can play back the movie from the selected face image.   Tips You can also display the Face Index by touching (MENU)  [Show others]  [VIEW [PLAYBACK] ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 32
    Playing back a series of photos (Slide show) Touch screen. on the photo playback Table of contents The slide show begins from the selected photo. To stop the slide show Touch Touch  . again. To restart the slide show  Notes You cannot operate playback zoom during slide show.   Tips...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 33
    ...supplied AC Adaptor for this operation (p. 14). Refer also to the instruction manuals supplied with the devices to be connected.  A/V connecting cable ...input selector of the TV to the input your camcorder will be connected to. For details, refer to the instruction manuals supplied with the TV. ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 34
     Connect your camcorder to a TV with the A/V connecting cable (, Connect your camcorder to the input jack of the TV. supplied) or an A/V connecting cable with S ...:9]. The TV switches to full mode automatically. Refer also to the instruction manuals supplied with your TV.  When you set [TV ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 35
    Making good use of your camcorder Deleting movies and photos You can free media space by deleting movies ... important movies and photos in advance.  Do not remove the battery pack or the AC Adaptor from your camcorder while deleting the images. It may damage the recording media.  Do not eject ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 36
      Touch [YES]  Touch the image down on the LCD screen to to confirm the image. Touch return to the previous screen.  . Table of contents Useful recording techniques Index  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 37
    Protecting recorded movies and photos (Protect) Protect movies and photos to avoid deleting them by mistake.   To protect all the movies and photos recorded on the same day at one time   Note You cannot select [ PRT. by date] for the recorded data on the memory card. Table of contents...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 38
    ... dividing where you touch point, as your camcorder selects the dividing point based on about half-...also be divided. Only simple editing is available on the camcorder. Use the supplied software "PMB" for more...).  Do not remove the battery pack or the AC Adaptor from your camcorder while dividing...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 39
    ... finished, the screen returns to pause.    The captured photo is saved on the recording media selected in [PHOTO MEDIA SET] (DCR-SX65/SX85) (p. 17). , then To continue capturing, touch repeat steps from step 3. To capture a photo from another movie, ,...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 40
    Dubbing/copying movies and photos from the internal recording media to memory card (DCR-SX65/SX85) Dubbing movies You can dub movies recorded on the internal recording media of your camcorder to memory card. Insert memory card into your camcorder ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 41
    ... can copy photos from the internal recording media of the camcorder to memory card. Insert a memory card into... dates. Table of contents  Notes Connect your camcorder to the wall outlet (wall socket) using the supplied AC Adaptor to prevent your camcorder from running out of power during copying....
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 42
    ... the previous screen.  .  Touch the movie to be added to the Playlist.  Notes Do not remove the battery pack or the AC Adaptor from your camcorder while adding movies to the Playlist. It may damage the recording media. Also, do not eject the...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 43
    Playing the Playlist (MENU)  [Show  Touch others]  [PLAYLIST] (under [PLAYBACK] category). Movies added to the Playlist appear. To change the order within the Playlist  Touch (MENU)  [Show others]  [PLAYLIST EDIT] (under [EDIT] category).  Touch [ MOVE].  Select the movie ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 44
    ...Touch Disc Burn function on your camcorder, you can save movies and photos recorded on the internal recording media only (DCR-SX65/SX85). Useful recording techniques Turn on your computer, and place an unused disc on the DVD drive.  If any...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 45
    ... screen. Touch the recording media that contains the images you want to save on the camcorder screen. [ USB CONNECT]: Internal memory (DCR-SX65/SX85) [ USB CONNECT]: Memory card   The displayed recording media differ depending on ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 46
    ... used to select movies appears.  To add movies to the previously selected ones, select the movies in the main window and drag and drop onto the window for selecting movies. Index 5 Follow the instructions on the screen to create a disc.  It may take a long time to create a disc.  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 47
    ... media for which you wish to use "PMB Portable." [ USB CONNECT]: Internal memory (DCR-SX65/SX85) [ USB CONNECT]: Memory card   ... possible to download various URLs of websites from the server administered by Sony ("Sony server"). In order to use "PMB Portable" to ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 48
    .... To view a website, you will be redirected to it by the Sony server. Access to certain websites may not... due to server maintenance, etc. In the event that a Sony server is to be terminated, notification ahead of time..., etc. URLs to which you are redirected by the Sony server and other information may...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 49
    ... to the wall outlet (wall socket) using the supplied AC adaptor (p. 14).  Refer to the instruction manual supplied with the external media.  Refer to the Sony support page for your country/region for details on external media that can...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 50
    DCR-SX45: Movies and photos that have not yet been saved on to external media can be saved. ...] (when selecting movies)/[PHOTO COPY] (when selecting photos).  Follow the on-screen instructions to select the recording media (DCR-SX65/ SX85) and image selection methods.  When you selected [DUB by ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 51
    To finish the external media connection  Touch on the VISUAL INDEX screen of the external media.  Disconnect the USB Adaptor Cable. Table of contents Useful recording techniques Index 1 US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 52
    ...). Refer also to the instruction manual supplied with the DVD writer.  Notes Connect your camcorder to the wall outlet ... any discs will be recorded onto the disc (DCR-SX65/SX85). Movies that have not been saved...[DISC BURN OPTION] in step 4. dubbing images in the memory card (DCR-SX65/SX85)  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 53
    ... the movie(s) you want to save (DCRSX65/SX85).  Touch the movie you want to burn ... correctly before deleting the movies on your camcorder.  If [Failed.] or [DISC BURN failed.]...After the operation is completed, touch [EXIT]  [END] on the camcorder screen.  Disconnect the USB cable from your...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 54
    ..., with the USB cable. Refer also to the instruction manuals supplied with the devices to be connected.  Notes Sony DVD writer may not be ...the recording media that contains the images on the camcorder screen. [ USB CONNECT]: Internal memory (DCR-SX65/SX85) [ USB CONNECT]: Memory card  Table of ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 55
    ... the recording device.  Start playback on your camcorder, and record it on the recording device.  Useful recording techniques Refer to the instruction manuals supplied with your recording device for details. A/V Remote Connector Input S VIDEO...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 56
      OUTPUT]  [V-OUT/PANEL When the screen size of display devices (TV, (MENU)  [Show etc.) is 4:3, touch others]  [OUTPUT SETTINGS] (under [GENERAL SET] category)  [TV TYPE 4:3]  When you connect a monaural device, connect the yellow plug of the A/V connecting cable to the ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 57
    Customizing your camcorder Using menus Using the menus, you can perform useful functions and change various settings. ... make good use of menu operations, you can enjoy using your camcorder. The camcorder has various menu items under each of eight menu categories. MANUAL SETTINGS (Items to adjust for...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 58
    ...Tips Depending on the menu items being changed, your camcorder switches between playback mode and ...MOVIE].  Touch [SPOT MTR/FCS]. .  Touch [MANUAL SETTINGS] category).  Touch [ FADER] (under... MENU, and enjoy using your "Handycam."   Tips When an external storage device is connected...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 59
    ... menu items or settings are not available.  When the item you want is not on the screen, touch another tab. (There may be no tab.)  The tabs and items that appear on the screen depend on the recording/playback status of your camcorder at the time.  Useful recording techniques Index  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 60
    Menu lists (MANUAL SETTINGS) category SCENE SELECTION FADER WHITE BAL. SPOT MTR/FCS SPOT METER SPOT FOCUS EXPOSURE FOCUS TELE MACRO ... BACK LIGHT WIDE SELECT (OTHERS) category USB CONNECT USB CONNECT* USB CONNECT DISC BURN BATTERY INFO 45, 54 45, 54 44 70 (PHOTO SETTINGS) category SELF-TIMER IMAGE ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 61
    ...SET DST SET/SUMMERTIME LANGUAGE SET POWER SETTINGS A.SHUT OFF POWER ON BY LCD OTHER SETTINGS DEMO MODE CALIBRATION USB LUN SETTING * DCR-SX65/SX85 72 33 72 15 73 73 73 73 73 73 90 74 Table of contents Useful recording techniques Index 1...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 62
    MANUAL SETTINGS (Items to adjust for scene condition) See "Using menus" (p. 57) on the operation. ... clearly. This setting also prevents your camcorder from focusing on glass or metal mesh in windows between the camcorder and the subject. WHITE FADER Fades in/out with the white effect. Out In ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 63
    ...lamps Tips If you have changed the battery pack while [AUTO] was selected, or taken your camcorder outdoors after inside use (or vice versa), aim ...ONE PUSH], if the lighting conditions changed by bringing your camcorder outdoors from inside the house, or vice versa, you need ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 64
    ... focus automatically, touch [AUTO].   Notes [FOCUS] is automatically set to [MANUAL].  Notes [EXPOSURE] and [FOCUS] are automatically set to [... certain subject intentionally. Index  Notes [EXPOSURE] is automatically set to [MANUAL]. Touch (nearby subject)/ (distant subject) to adjust ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 65
     Notes When you set [FOCUS] to [MANUAL],  appears.  The minimum possible distance between camcorder and subject while maintaining sharp focus is about ... you set focus manually Useful recording techniques TELE MACRO This is useful to shoot small subjects, such as flowers or...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 66
    ... horizontal or vertical. The frame is not recorded.  OFF ON Displays the guide frame. Does not display the...shows the display area of a TV which is not compatible with full pixel display. OFF ( ) Does ..., subject conditions, and the setting of your camcorder.  [FACE DETECTION] may not function ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 67
    ... sound following zooming in or out.  BACK LIGHT Your camcorder adjusts the exposure for backlit subjects.  OFF Does not ...to vertical ratio according to the TV connected. Refer also to the instruction manuals supplied with your TV.  16:9 WIDE Records movies to the full screen on a 16:9 (wide...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 68
    PHOTO SETTINGS (Items for recording photos) See "Using menus" (p. 57) on the operation. The default settings are marked with . RESET Assigns file numbers in sequence, following the largest file number existing on the recording medium. When the memory card is replaced with another one, the ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 69
    ... See page 42. PLAYBACK SET  DATA CODE During playback, your camcorder displays the information (Date/time, Camera data) recorded automatically at the ... is displayed on the TV screen if you connect your camcorder to a TV. Depending on the recording media condition, bars [--:--:--] appear. Index ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 70
    ... See page 38. PHOTO CAPTURE See page 39. Useful recording techniques MOVIE DUB (DCR-SX65/SX85) See page 40. To close the battery information screen Touch . PHOTO COPY (DCR-SX65/ SX85) See page 41. PLAYLIST EDIT See page 42. Index 0 US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 71
    .... To prevent data on the internal recording media from being recovered (DCR-SX65/SX85) [EMPTY] allows you to write unintelligible data onto ... recover recordable free space. . Touch [YES]  [YES]  DCR-SX65/SX85: Select the recording media to be formatted.  Notes Connect your camcorder to the ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 72
    ... "Using menus" (p. 57) on the operation. The default settings are marked with .  to the camcorder body, the setting becomes [NORMAL] automatically.  Tips...] is automatically selected for the setting.  When you select [BRIGHT], battery life is slightly reduced during recording.  If...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 73
    ... such as the time code on the LCD screen.  5min The camcorder turns off automatically. V-OUT/PANEL .... OTHER SETTINGS  DEMO MODE When your camcorder is connected to a wall outlet (wall socket),... to be used on the LCD screen.   Tips Your camcorder offers [ENG[SIMP]] (simplified English)...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 74
     When you press (VIEW IMAGES)  CALIBRATION See page 90.  USB LUN SETTING You can set the compatibility of your camcorder when using a USB connection  MULTI Default setting. Table of contents SINGLE Set this if you cannot...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 75
    Additional information Troubleshooting If you run into any problems using your camcorder, ...all settings, including the clock setting, are reset.  Contact your Sony dealer or local authorized ...internal recording media in order to investigate the problem. However, your Sony dealer will neither copy ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 76
    ... not be able to charge it (p. 88). Attach the battery pack to the camcorder correctly (p. 12). If the problem persists, disconnect the AC Adaptor from the wall outlet (wall socket) and contact your Sony dealer. The battery pack may be damaged. The buttons on the touch panel ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 77
    ... The imaging field may look different depending on the condition of your camcorder. This is not a malfunction. The maximum number of images that you can delete...  The file is damaged. The file format is not supported by your camcorder (p. 87). Depending on the recording conditions, the time ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 78
    ...)  [Show others]  [REPAIR IMG.DB F.] (under [MANAGE MEDIA] category)  the recording medium (DCR-SX65/SX85). If it still appears, delete the image with (p. ... of recording media you want to play back (p. 17) (DCR-SX65/SX85). Images recorded on other devices may not be played...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 79
    ... techniques The recording media where you want to save photos is full. The camcorder is not recognized by the computer.  Dubbing/Connecting to other devices You cannot hear the sound on the TV connected to your camcorder.   When you are using the S VIDEO plug, make sure the red ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 80
    ... persists even after you have tried to fix a couple of times, contact your Sony dealer or local authorized Sony service facility. In...DB F.] (under [MANAGE MEDIA] category)  the recording medium (DCR-SX65/SX85).  The memory card is damaged.  C:06: The battery pack temperature is high. ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 81
    ... An error occurred during reading or writing the internal recording media of the camcorder. This may occur when you keep applying shock on the ... photos on a memory card. Index The internal recording media of the camcorder is set differently from the default format. Performing [MEDIA FORMAT] (p....
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 82
    ... is insufficient for the movie recording speed of your camcorder. Use a memory card recommended for your ... follow the instructions on the LCD screen. Table of contents Recovering data.  Your camcorder tries... or delete created folders using your camcorder. Format the memory card (p. 71), or delete...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 83
    ...FV50 NP-FV70 NP-FV100 145 280 565 1120 Internal memory DCR-SX65/SX85 (unit: minute) Battery pack NP-... The recording and playback time will be shorter depending on the conditions under which you use your camcorder. DCR-SX85 Index (unit: minute) Recording mode [HQ] [SP] [LP] Recording time 235 (210)...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 84
    ... this reduces the overall recording time. Expected number of recordable photos Internal recording media (DCR-SX65/ SX85) You can record the maximum 9,999 photos. Table of contents Memory card VGA(0.3M)... (unit: minute) 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB 32GB HQ 6 (5) 10 (10) 25 (25) 55 ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 85
    ...your camcorder abroad Power supply You can use your camcorder in any countries/regions using the AC Adaptor supplied with your camcorder within the AC 100 V to 240 V, 50 Hz/60 Hz range. Table of contents On TV color systems Your camcorder is a NTSC-system-based camcorder. If you...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 86
    ... time You can easily set the clock to the local time by setting a time difference when using your (MENU)  [Show others]  [CLOCK/ LANG] (under camcorder abroad. Touch [GENERAL SET] category)  [AREA SET] and [DST SET]/[SUMMERTIME] (p. 73). World time difference Table of contents Useful ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 87
    ... and Information Technology Industries Association). On your camcorder, you cannot play back photos recorded... been used with another device, format it with your camcorder (p. 71). Note that formatting erases all ...(Windows OS/Mac OS) does not have guaranteed compatibility with your camcorder. Data read...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 88
    ... small children. They might accidentally swallow it.   About the "InfoLITHIUM" battery pack Your camcorder operates only with an "InfoLITHIUM" V series ... the LCD screen when not recording or playing back on your camcorder. The battery pack is also consumed when your camcorder is in ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 89
    ... liquid gets inside the casing, unplug your camcorder and have it checked by a Sony dealer before operating it any further. Avoid rough handling, disassembling...electrolytic liquid has leaked:  Consult your local authorized Sony service facility.  Wash off any liquid that ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 90
    ...above. On charging the pre-installed rechargeable battery Your camcorder has a pre-installed rechargeable ...all. Use your camcorder after charging the pre-installed rechargeable battery. However, even if the pre-installed rechargeable battery is not charged, the camcorder operation Index  Touch ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 91
    ... AC Adaptor, and leave it with the LCD screen closed for more than 24 hours. Table of contents Note on disposal/transfer (DCR-SX65/SX85) Even if you perform [ DELETE ALL], [ DELETE ALL] or [MEDIA FORMAT] (p. 71) or formatting the media of the ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 92
    ... is provided on the web. Use the following URL to download it. When downloading the source code, select DCR-SX20 as the model for your camcorder. http://www.sony.net/Products/Linux/ We would prefer you do not contact us about the contents ...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 93
    ...) BLT-IN ZOOM MIC (67) 60 min Remaining battery Recording folder of memory card VIDEO LIGHT (26)... Bottom Indicator Meaning [FACE DETECTION] set to [OFF] (66) Manual focus (64) SCENE SELECTION (62) White balance ... see. Some indicators may not appear, depending on your camcorder model. 0:00:00  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 94
    ... the LCD panel with the LCD screen facing out. This is convenient during playback operations.  Battery pack (12)  START/STOP button (21)  CHG (charge) lamp (12... (20)  Access lamp (memory card) (18) While the lamp is lit or flashing, the camcorder is reading or writing data. Index  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 95
    ... Built-in USB Cable  Tripod receptacle Attach a tripod (sold separately) to the tripod receptacle using a tripod screw (sold separately: the length of the screw must be less than 5.5 mm (7/32 in.)).  BATT (battery) release lever (14) Table of contents Useful recording techniques Index  US
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 96
    ... ...25 M Maintenance ...87 MANAGE MEDIA ...71 MANUAL SETTINGS ...62 MEDIA FORMAT ...71 MEDIA ... ...49 B BACK LIGHT ...67, 79 BATTERY INFO...70 Battery pack...12 BEACH ...62 BEEP...72 BLACK FADER ...63...I IMAGE SIZE ...68 INDOOR ...63 "InfoLITHIUM" battery pack ...88 INTELLIGENT AUTO ...24 Internal...
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 97
    ... STEADYSHOT ...66 SUMMERTIME ...73 SUNRISE&SUNSET...62 Supplied items ...3 Table of contents T TELE MACRO ...65 Telephoto ...24 Thumbnail ...35 Tripod...95 Troubleshooting...75 Turning the power on ...15 TV...33 TV color systems ...85 TV TYPE ...33 TWILIGHT ...62 R Rec & zoom buttons on LCD ......
  • Sony DCR-SX65 | Handycam® Handbook - Page 98
    Table of contents Useful recording techniques Index Additional information on this product and answers to frequently asked questions can be found at our Customer Support Website. http://www.sony.net/



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