Camera detection problem

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Camera detection problem

Postby Roberto » Wed Jul 19, 2006 6:46 pm


After reading very good reviews on Yawcam I proceeded to install it on my Pentium IIII.

I am using an AVerTV Hybrid + FM PCI card with a video camera plugged into the card video socket.

Yawcam_beta_2006-05-17 will not detect the camera (or videocard) in auto cam detect mode nor in manual detect mode. :cry:

Has anyone had similar problems with the AVerTV card? If so, can it be solved?

Help will be most welcome.

Last edited by Roberto on Sun Jul 23, 2006 2:39 pm, edited 1 time in total.


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Postby malun » Thu Aug 03, 2006 1:29 am

A workaround that has been proven to work before is to first start another software that uses the TV-card, and then start Yawcam. This might help Yawcam find your webcam.


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Webcam detection

Postby kwikone » Fri Aug 25, 2006 5:03 pm

I too have the same problem - BUT I do NOT have any other video capture devices. So, how do I find a workaround?

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Fixed detection problem

Postby kwikone » Tue Oct 10, 2006 6:23 pm

the topic malun posted at did resolve my problem.

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