standard. If you do, you may not be able to remove the disc from these devices. This camcorder captures high definition footage in the AVCHD format. Using the enclosed PC software, high definition footage can be copied onto DVD media. However, DVD media containing AVCHD footage should not be used with DVD based players or recorders, as the DVD player/recorder may fail to eject the media and may erase its contents without warning. When you access the camcorder from the computer, use the built-in “PlayMemories Home” software. Do not modify the files or folders on the camcorder from the computer. The image files may be damaged or may not be played back. Operation is not guaranteed, if you operate the data on the camcorder from the computer. The camcorder automatically divides an image file that exceeds 2 GB and saves the parts as separate files. All image files may be shown as separate files on a computer, however, the files will be handled properly by the import function and the playback function of the camcorder or the “PlayMemories Home” software. Use the built-in “PlayMemories Home” software when you import long movies or edited images from the camcorder to a computer. If you use other software, the images may not be imported correctly. When you delete image files, follow the steps on page 53. To create a Blu-ray disc You can create a Blu-ray disc with a high definition image quality (HD) movie previously imported to a computer. To create a Blu-ray disc, the “BD Add-on Software” must be installed. GB 58 Visit the following URL to install the software. http://support.d-imaging.sony.co.jp/ BDUW/ Your computer must support the creation of Blu-ray discs. BD-R (unrewritable) and BD-RE (rewritable) media are available for creating Blu-ray discs. You cannot add contents to either type of disc after creating the disc. To play back a Blu-ray disc that has been created with a movie that was recorded in [50p ] image quality, you need a device Quality that complies with the AVCHD Ver. 2.0 format.