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Old 08-17-2008, 07:42 PM   #1
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well i have a webcam and of course the software is not compatable with vista, i need to be able to take a pics with a usb webcam, thanks


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Old 08-17-2008, 07:47 PM   #2
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check the manufacturers website they may heve released drivers and software for vista
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nope thats what i had thought but is major old school.

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If this is an old webcam, someone may have made drivers for Vista. Try typing this into google:

<webcam model> drivers Windows Vista

Remove the <webcam model> and put your webcam model (dont include the < and >)
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no i have the drivers its just that they never rereleased the software to ttake the pictures with it for vista i just need a freeware that can take pictures with a usb webcam ior are there any softwares that came with windows at all?
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ok well have you tried windows movie maker , that usually lets you take film using attached webcams not sure if it lets you take stills
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no i have the drivers its just that they never rereleased the software to ttake the pictures with it for vista i just need a freeware that can take pictures with a usb webcam ior are there any softwares that came with windows at all?
Just take a screenshot then.
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Just take a screenshot then.
how?
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Using the PrtScn key on your keyboard?
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no i don't want whats on the desktop i want whats on the cam, it won't display if you do that. mu i tried wmm i can't find anything for it in there.
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