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Emulate a USB camera with an IP camera for web conference

Our office uses Cisco's WebEx for business web conferences and I want a camera with Pan/Tilt/Zoom for use in our board room. Unfortunately WebEx only supports USB cameras (mainly those on the Windows ...
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Using multiple instances of webcam without thirdparty applications in windows

I want to show my webcam out in an swf file. That is in a webpage. At the same time, i need to record the stream using FFmpeg or Vlc. But the problem is the webcam cant be accessed by two applications ...
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Skype can't use the webcam because Skype is using it

I can answer a call with audio or make a call with audio, but when I try to enable video, Skype complains that something else is using the webcam. I track that down with Process Explorer only to find ...
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112 views

MFC software which needs stream from webcam

I have this link: http://www.orgler.it/webcam.htm The cam 11 software is made on MFC and it worked but I don't know how. I am running windows 8 and when I run it an error message appear "webcam not ...
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84 views

Webcam driver that uses an image or video file as the video source

Does anyone know of software that is recognized as a webcam/video device in Windows and lets you pick an image (JPEG, etc) or video (MPEG/AVI) as the video source? Idea being that you could do ...
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371 views

Playstation Eye Camera, Record at 120 FPS on Windows

There are a ton of related posts on this subject, none of which are helpful. An example: High speed video capture with opencv and PlayStation Eye (this is Mac software, the linked forum posts are ...
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Is there any way to modify a webcam from command prompt

I got a life cam HD 5000 webcam and I want it to be used for programming stuff , In Ubuntu terminal you have the ability to change the webcams settings (after installing something) , because my code ...
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105 views

Windows 7 has intermittent USB problems, and some permanent ones

I bought a 5M USB extenstion cable, which is powers so there is no lack of speed. However it is essentially a USB Hub with just one port. It wouldn't work on any of the rear ports, saying no driver ...
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190 views

Windows 7 webcam not functioning with warning message “Camera is used by other application”

A friend of mine told me her webcam is not functioning during her Skype call session. Symptoms/tests: Running the Skype video test gives the warning "Camera is used by other application Searching ...
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HDMI to USB converter

I'd like to use my camcorder for video conferencing. On the one end, the camcorder outputs HDMI. On the other end, the PC takes USB input. How do I convert the HDMI video feed to a "webcam" USB ...
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1answer
216 views

Zoomable full HD camera registered as a webcam

We're using GoToMeeting for online meetings and would like to have a movable, zoomable camera (HD-ready or full HD) connected to it. According to what the guys at GoToMeeting told us, the camera would ...
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UVC device Logitech WebCam 9000 pro

There is such a good webcam in universe that acts as a "USB Video Class" (UVC - video USB standart interface) - the logitech webcam 9000. UVC offer unified interface allowing to control it or grab a ...
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Autostart Manycam with specific Images via configfile or parameter

At the moment I try to figure out if it is possible to start ManyCam automaticaly showing a picture i configure via a configuration file or via command line parameters. I am afraid that this might be ...
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371 views

Windows app to grab webcam snapshots?

I want to periodically capture an image from a webcam attached to a Windows PC, and upload it to a Linux server on the network (preferably FTP, could be SFTP or even Samba). The images have to be ...
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1answer
2k views

1 webcam connected to two computers at same time

Is it possible to connected a Webcam to two computers at the same time? The webcam wouldn't be used by both at the same time. What I'm trying to do is setup a webcam to take some photos, but if my ...
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1answer
875 views

My webcam doesn't work, how to set it up?

I just recently bought a third hand Dell Inspiron m5030 laptop, running Windows 7. The problem is, Windows can't seem to use my webcam, even though it is listed in Device Manager as "Integrated ...
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Webcam effects for Windows 7

I need a software that can creates effects in webcam for video chat in Google and Skype. I can do effects with HP touchsmart softwares. but not able to do the same for Google talk or Skype. EDIT: ...
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3answers
855 views

Why does my mouse cursor starts to move slowly after I plug in USB webcam?

For some unknown reason my mouse cursor starts to move slowly after I plug in USB webcam(I have tried using two different ones). Cursor moves at least two or three times slower. Why dos this happen? ...
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1answer
225 views

Is there virtual webcam software that accepts a HTTP stream as a video source?

I need to stream video from DVBViewer's Netstreamer plugin, and capturing its onscreen video output is too laggy. Is there any virtual webcam software that accepts HTTP Live Streams as a video ...
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Finding out which app is using the webcam

Yesterday I was working on my laptop. Suddenly I noticed that the indicator light of the webcam was on, despite the fact that I wasn't making a video call or using the webcam in any other way at the ...
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Is there some Windows application that start recording when detects movement with webcam?

I want to use my webcam to monitor my room's window to see if someone is invading my home when I'm not at home. As usual, I leave my notebook turned on all the time downloading torrents and ...
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343 views

Flash Player crashes after accessing to camera

I'm making a flash which is using camera (like video.attachCamera(camera);), and it works perfectly well. However, when I close flash player and try to edit flash(fla), it crashes every time. If I ...
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Webcam security camera software that runs as a service

I've been looking for Windows webcam software that will run as a Windows service without any user login. The goal is to use the webcam as a cheap security camera and log the results to secure ...
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1answer
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See yourself on a webcam [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I take a picture with my webcam in Windows 7? If you have a webcam properly installed, what program (preferably built-in, Windows 7) can you use to see yourself ...
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1answer
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Webcam not responding on Windows XP

I opened my webcam to record a video. It works well if I record for 1 - 2 hours. But it seems not responding when I record a video for 4 - 5 hours. I tested recording on Windows 7 x64 and it worked, ...
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478 views

How to connect laptop to digital camera - bypass memory card & have photo show on screen

I am trying to create a simple photo booth for a dance. What I would like to do is use a Windows laptop, USB cable and digital camera on a tripod. I would like for the camera to bypass its memory ...
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1answer
1k views

Playback a video file to Skype to simulate a webcam

Is there any software that allows me to simulate a webcam and playback video files to another party on Skype?
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1answer
1k views

WIA: “There is no application registered for this event” repeatedly

I have a weird and annoying issue on my computer. I have an old USB webcam plugged into my machine and it works fine... apart from one thing. If someone presses the button on the webcam, I get the ...
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1answer
415 views

Record the last three hours of video with a webcam?

Is there a way to use a webcam to record video to a some buffer on a computer. For example, the buffer could store only the last three hours of video. I could then hit stop and that buffer is saved ...
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1answer
466 views

Are there any wireless webcams/cameras that Windows will recognize as a capture device?

I'd like to have a webcam in a different room from my computer, and the distance means USB is out of the question. I know there are many wireless cameras, but what I can't seem to find out is if any ...
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Simple webcam server [closed]

I am looking for a simple solution to turn a standard webcam on a Windows or Linux PC into a source for webcam images in a website hosted on another machine. Ideally it implements a minimal web ...
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1answer
539 views

Timelapse software for Windows

i'm looking for an application that can make a still photo from a webcam source every few minutes or so. I've been trying Flix, but unfortunately that doesn't make HD images from my HD Logitech ...
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2answers
86 views

Soft camera indicator

I've bought an ASUS G51Jx, and the camera does not come with a light to tell if it's on or not. This is a bit scary privacy-wise, so I'd like to have a software-based indicator. Are there any FOSS ...
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3answers
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Error Trying To Use Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000

I bought a Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 web camera for may parent's Dell Dimension 3000 computer running XP SP 3, and I cannot get it to run. THe installation ran successfully, but when I try to run it, ...
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1answer
373 views

Overhead video camera to capture live video to a PC

Can anyone recommend a manufacturer or starting point for overhead video camera units that can be used to capture a Microsoft Surface application in use? I'd like to stream this from another PC but ...
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4answers
3k views

Simple Webcam Streaming Software

I'm looking for some really simple software to broadcast video from a webcam. PC is running Vista, web cam is a standard MS one. All I'd like to be able to do is access the output from the camera in ...
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Free CCTV software using webcam running on Windows [closed]

My wife asked me to film our hamster when he's active at night. I've got a webcam and a pretty bright infrared LED already, the only thing missing is some software. There are plrenty of programs out ...
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What is a good webcam & audio chat software for low-bandwidth usage?

The Scenario I just moved away for university, and am living on campus. The internet is terribly slow. To further add to my troubles, I'm in a long-distance relationship with my girlfriend, whom ...