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Canon GL2 not connecting to my computer

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As the title says, I am wanting to convert some DV tapes to DVD so I can play them in DVD players. I have the GL2 connected to my computer through the Micro USB port on the camera to the USB port on my computer. I have Pinnacle Studio 15 and when I plug it in and go to the import section, it does not show the camera at all.

Any suggestions to getting this fixed?
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try a different USB port on your computer. then try a different cable. my first trouble shoot steps.
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Figured out the problem...Apparently the camcorder and software did not like the USB for capturing the video...Switch it into picture mode and it works fine.

I was able to get my hands on a 4 port firewire cable and it works fine now...
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nice! yea some cams are weird and come with USB and firewire but actually only the firewire work
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