Deleting recorded scenes

Article ID: ART143358 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Deleting recorded scenes


You can delete those scenes and stories that you are not interested in keeping. Deleting scenes allows you also to free up space on the memory.
  • Be careful when deleting recordings. Once deleted, recordings cannotbe recovered.
  • Save copies of important recordings before deleting them .
  • Observe the following precautions while the ACCESS indicator is on or flashing (while recordings are being deleted).
- Do not open the memory card slot cover.
- Do not disconnect the power source or turn off the camcorder.
- Do not change the camcorders operating mode.
  • Photos that were protected with other devices cannot be deleted with this camcorder.
  • To delete all recordings and make all recordable space available again you may prefer to initialize the memory.
  • For more information on initializing the memory, please refer to the Related information section at the end of this page.

Deleting Scenes from the [AVCHD Movies] or [MP4 Movies] Index Screen

1. Turn on the camcorder.

2. Press <> to set the camcorder to Playback mode.

3. Open the index screen containing the scene you want to delete.

4. Touch [Edit].

5. Touch [Delete].

6. Select the desired option.

date*Delete all the scenes recorded on the date shown in the control button.
[Select]Select individual scenes to delete.
[All Scenes]Delete all the scenes.
*For MP4 movies, the folder name will appear. The last four digits of the folder name indicate the date the folder was created.

  • When you select [Select], perform the following procedure to select the individual scenes you want to delete before touching [Yes].
- A checkmark will appear on the scenes you touch. The total number of selected scenes will appear next to the icon.
- To remove all checkmarks at once, touch [Remove All] > [Yes].
  • After selecting all the desired scenes, touch [OK].

7. Select [Yes].

Touch [Stop] to interrupt the operation while it is in progress. Some scenes may be deleted nevertheless.

8. Touch [OK].

Deleting a Single Scene

1. Turn on the camcorder.

2. Press <> to set the camcorder to Playback mode.

3. Play back the scene you want to delete.

4. Touch the screen to display the playback controls.
Touch [ ].

5. Touch [Edit].

6. Touch [Delete].

7. Touch [Yes].
  • The scene is deleted.

8. Touch [OK].

Do I need to initialize memory cards?



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