My son has a Creative webcam connected via USB.
He can put vids and photos on Facebook using it but if he calls up a friend with another webcam, this is what he gets:
A black screen
He can hear the other person talking
On the Friends PC
My son on the screen, but no sound.
I'm looking for a webcam for skype, and am not sure what to look for. I want something cheap, but it must also work fairly well.
I have seen some expensive ones that have a high resolution (several mega pixels at least), but I wonder if these would need a high bandwidth (perhaps more than I...
I got a Dell Inspiron 1520, the webcam works with Vista.
How do I get this working in Ubuntu?
Anyone can help?
The wireless just works without my interference in Ubuntu, all I need to do is to include the network and the password.
Firstly, please understand I am not particularly PC wise - I would consider myself a very Mr average in this field.
My PC is now quite old and low spec (like me) - although it does for my requirements more than OK. It only has 512 RAM and a 515 Pentium4 processor.
Bearing all that in mind, can...
friend of mine has gone to Prague for a few months and rather than keep in touch with emails and mobiles we thought we would go 21st century and skype it, so i bought a webcam/mic, a technika [ model H16BD5 ]
thats when the trouble started, the pc wont boot with the camera connected, works fine...
Several members of my family have or are in the process of emigrating - something I'm trying not to take personally. :)
To help keep in touch, I'm looking to get a webcam so we can Skype one another.
I've got my 40" Sony Bravia TV hooked up to a spare PC in my living room, so ideally would...
My father has installed a webcam in his garden bird box.
There's currently a pair of Blue **** nesting in it, with 1 visible egg.
Most activity happens in dawn/dusk, otherwise it can be a bit like watching paint dry ;)
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Hypothetically speaking , if i wanted to set up a webcam at work (overlooking the lock) . What would i need ?
Imagine we have nothing (just like Whitney Houston) , no PC , no software , no webcam .....
What would we need ? talk me through it please .....
Hmm - my webcam suddenly stopped working after i downloaded googles new toy.
Well, its not stopped working, its just on? and when i try and open the camera xp states already in use?
I have deleted yahoo and all other apps that could have the camera in use but its still on?
I've just got my streaming webcam up 'n' running. See who's munching food at Cap'n Jaspers right now. You need a screen resolution of at least 1024x768. Cap'n Jaspers Webcam
Alternatively, If you like boats, try http://www.thebiginter.net/ for a great streaming webcam overlooking Plymouth Sound.