Canon LEGRIA HV40 Instruction Manual

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Playback

Playing Back Movies

Play back the tape on the LCD display or 
close the LCD panel to use the 
viewfinder.

1

Holding the lock button pressed 
down, set the 

 switch to 

PLAY.

2

Move the 

/

 switch to 

 

(tape).

3

Locate the point where you want to 
begin the playback. 

Press 

 to rewind or 

 to fast 

forward the tape.

4

Press 

 to begin the playback.

D

URING

 P

LAYBACK

 

5

Press 

 again to pause the 

playback.

6

Press 

 to stop the playback.

NOTES

  You can display the date and time of the 
recording and other camcorder data registered 
when the recording was made (

57).

  During some special playback modes, you 
may notice some video problems (blocky video 
artifacts, banding, etc.) in the playback picture.
  During playback, you may notice some video 
problems at the point where the standard of the 
recording (HDV/DV) changes.

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Special Playback Modes

To enter most special playback modes you need to operate the buttons on the wireless 
controller (

12). There is no sound during the special playback modes.

Special playback mode

Initial mode

On the camcorder

press…

On the w ireless 

controller press…

Fast playback

Normal playback

Press and hold

 or 

Press and hold

 or 

Reverse playback

Normal playback

1 frame reverse/advance

Playback pause

 or 

Frame-by-frame 
playback

Playback pause

Press and hold

 or 

Slow playback

Normal or reverse 

playback

Double speed playback

Normal or reverse 

playback

Return to normal 
playback

Special playback 

mode

REW

FF

SLOW

/

PLAY