how to use old digital camera as webcam

  Andy.F. 22:41 14 Feb 2005

Hello good's dopey drawers again bothering you. I have an old goodmans 1.3 megapixel camera which says in the instructions that I can use as a webcam. It says I will need additional software for this purpose but it dosen't tell me what software. I currently use a webcam on AOL and AOL downloads and installs the software I needed to use it but the camera isn't very good. I have the software disc for the old digital camera. The webcam I use at present has a program on my desktop called VP-EYE....when I plugged in the digital camera with software installed and tried to see if I could get a picture via vp-eye windows crashed...oh dear...huh. any of you good folks got any ideas xp home...sp2 installed. many many thanks...Andy

  Salinger 22:46 14 Feb 2005

You could try the Goodmans site to see if they have any drivers you can download. I don't use AOL but from what I have seen, it seems to be a bit finicky with non AOL stuff.

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