Re: Video frame grabber

Jim (ZAP11@worldnet.att.net)
Tue, 21 Apr 1998 16:59:32 -0400


Jason Williams wrote:
>
> On Sun, 19 Apr 1998, J. Michael McGill wrote:
> > Well, after all the talk about frame grabbers, I have a simpified
> > question......
>
> I don't recall seeing any talk about frame grabbers :) but then..I haven't
> gotten much sleep lately either :)
>
> > Anyone out there know of a grabber that will work with my '486SX25 laptop
> > running Win 3.1?
>
> The only frame grabber I'm aware of is the Snappy. I believe there's
> Win3.1 software that comes with it. Any frame grabber you get will
> probably require specific drivers (and software) for it to work as
> advertised. I know the earlier Snappy's don't support Video for Windows
> so using the standard APIs (ie: with Vidcap32 or another generic capture
> program) probably won't work. You can always grab CU-Doodle
> (ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/ne/neisius/cudoodle.zip I believe) and see what
> happens.
>
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