Notes on the mini DV cassette
Gold plated connector of the mini DV cassette
If the gold plated connector of the mini DV cassette gets dirty or dust sticks to the connector, the
camcorder may malfunction when using the cassette memory functions, such as cassette memory
Clean the connector with the swab once every ten times you eject a cassette. [a]
To prevent accidental erasure
Slide out the protect tab on the cassette so that the red portion is visible. [b]
When affixing a label on the mini DV cassette
Be sure to affix a label on only the location as illustrated below so as not to cause malfunction of the
After using the mini DV cassette
Rewind the tape to the beginning, put the cassette in its case, and store it in an upright position.
Slide out to prevent accidental erasure.