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Windows 7: Win 7 dont detect my sony mini dv camera

24 Oct 2012   #11

Win 7 64 bit

  • Click Windows Start orb; type "device manager" into the Search box and select Device Manager (or launch Device Manager anyway you like)
  • Swivel open the "IEEE 1394 Bus host controllers" item
  • Right-click on your listed 1394 controller; select "Update Driver Software"
  • Click the "Browse my computer for driver software" button, followed by the "Let me pick from a list" button
  • Select the option that has "(Legacy)" at the end of the name; click Next and let the driver be installed
  • Close out of dialogs and retry capture
That original thread can be found here: Adobe Community: Premiere CS5 (win7 x64) won't recognize my Mini-DV camcorder.

I HAD TO SHARE this AS this DID allow me to IMPORT from my Sony mini-dv INTO movie maker!

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