Webcam

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Performance' started by t-4-2, Oct 3, 2009.

  1. t-4-2

    t-4-2 Guest

    I have a problem ...
    I double clicked my sister address ( she is not online ) > Chat window
    appeared. Cannot find Video button.
    I clicked menu at top right > found Video option, clicked it, and it said "
    Get a webcam " ?????
    T-4-2
     
    t-4-2, Oct 5, 2009
    #21
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  2. The video button does not show unless she is online. You can't do anything,
    or initiate anything, unless she is able to accept the call.
     
    Richard Urban, Oct 5, 2009
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  3. t-4-2

    t-4-2 Guest

    Oh, I see. Pardon my ignorance. First time using Webcam. :)
    Thank you.
    t-4-2
     
    t-4-2, Oct 5, 2009
    #23

  4. Please let me know how it goes.
     
    Richard Urban, Oct 5, 2009
    #24
  5. t-4-2

    t-4-2 Guest

    Will do. Soon as my sister responds.

    t-4-2

     
    t-4-2, Oct 5, 2009
    #25

  6. If you want, you can send me a request using my email address for testing
    purposes.
     
    Richard Urban, Oct 5, 2009
    #26
  7. t-4-2

    t-4-2 Guest

    Update on installing webcam :
    The procedures are really simple. Here is what I did :
    Installed Windows Live Messenger.
    Plugged in the webcam
    Open Messenger, click " Show menu " icon ( top right ),
    Tools > Audio and video set up. Adjust settings > Finish.
    Click Add a Contact icon, 1st one from the top > enter my contacts.
    Sent invitations to contacts.
    Now, each time I open the Messenger window, a list of my contacts will
    appear. If they are on-line, a box in GREEN colour appear next to their
    names. White boxes = off line.
    Double click on the on-line contact, 2 screens appear, one on top of other.
    Top one is for the contact, bottom one is for me.
    I'll click the webcam icon next to my screen, ring-tone, contact.

    t-4-2
     
    t-4-2, Oct 6, 2009
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