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How can I view movies saved on a computer or recording medium such as an external hard disk drive on a TV?

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To play back movies saved on a computer:

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  1. Connect the camcorder to the computer and write back the movies to the camcorder using the PlayMemories Home software.
    NOTE: Only AVCHD, MP4 and XAVC S movies can be written back.
  2. Connect the camcorder to the TV by HDMI cable.




To play back movies saved on an external recording medium:

(This function is not available on some models.)

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  1. Connect the camcorder to the external recording medium with the USB cable or USB Adaptor Cable  VMC-UAM1 (sold separately).

    NOTE: Use VMC-UAM2 (sold separately) if your camcorder is equipped with Multi Terminal.

  2. Connect the camcorder to the TV.
  3. Select the Play without copying option.

    NOTE:
  • Supply power to the camcorder using the AC Adaptor.
  • The HDR-GW series do not support Easy Copy, the copy feature to an external recording medium.