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Getting our videos off the broken JVC Everio GZ-HD620BU camcorder

For Joseph’s birth, we bought what was then a nice and not inexpensive video camera, the JVC Everio GZ-HD620BU.  Three years later, the camcorder was bust, probably due to a broken connector to the flip-open display, which caused both the display and the laser touch controls to malfunction.  Because of that, the videos on the internal hard disk could no longer be transferred to the computer, and it was looking like the videos of Joseph’s third birthday were lost – on a functioning, but inaccessible, hard drive.

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