Re: Videologic Captivator (was Re: Meat & Potatoes)

Fred Salerno (salernof@gate.net)
Tue, 1 Aug 1995 12:17:19 -0400 (EDT)


I ran it fine under Win 95. In fact, it ran slightly better for video
captures to AVI files.

On Tue, 1 Aug 1995, Charles McGuinness wrote:

> > At this point the leading contender for cheap video on a PC is
> >the Videologic Captivator (bought from Tiger Software). It's only
> >$100 (the same price as the Quickcam will be when released).
> >The Captivator works with Cu-Seeme and with the new PCI based pcs
> >(which some of the cards, like the Video Spigot, don't).
>
> Having seen some other messages speaking favorably about Captivator,
> I visited their message area on CompuServe to see what's up.
>
> I found a lot of mad customers, apparently because Videologic has
> sad they won't commit to doing Win 95 drivers for the card (and that
> the current Win 3.1 drivers don't work reliably under Win 95).
>
> I suggest people investigate this issue fully before buying the card.
>
> -- charles
>
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