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Skype eats too much CPU while video chatting (about 100%). I am not sure it's due to the camera driver or Skype. What is a light resource drain video chatting application, please?

OS: Windows XP SP3.

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Operating system? Windows? – Vervious Apr 19 '10 at 5:39
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possible duplicate: superuser.com/questions/3913/… – quack quixote Apr 19 '10 at 12:34
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I prefer ooVoo. It even allows a video conference and runs with more optimized video quality than Skype.

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Before I moved over to Skype I used Google Talk

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Just try a Teamspeak 2/3 public server. Often you can make private channels on those. Teamspeak needs very little CPU!

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