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Tuning Up
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-22-2013
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windows 8 does not recognize camcorder

how do I install driver for camcorder that will allow computer to recognize device. already installed updated sony software 

Top 40 Artist
Posts: 1,303
Registered: ‎11-14-2012

Re: windows 8 does not recognize camcorder

Hi Andy,


Please provide us the model# of the Camcorder. However, drivers are not required for connecting most of the Camcorders to Windows 8 Computer. 


Thank you for your post.

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-28-2013

Re: windows 8 does not recognize camcorder

I also am having trouble with my Sony Camcorder and Windows 8. I can download pictures to my laptop but I cannot download videos. The message that kicks back is the computer is not compatible with the disc. I have a Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T*.
Is there a resolve to this?