Re: unsupported video capture setting

Eric Ochoa [NOL Staff] (cwizard@nol.net)
Thu, 4 Dec 1997 08:23:37 -0600 (CST)


On Thu, 4 Dec 1997, Jason Williams wrote:

> Quickcam BC as well...when she tried to use the B&W mode in CU 2.1.2, she
> got an error "Can't capture in 4 or 8-bit mode" or something like that.
> The solution was to send in color. She upgraded (or downgraded depending
> on your viewpoint) to Enhanced CU 3.1 preview 21...and was able to send in
> B&W. Maybe have something to do with ActiveX? I don't know...I find it

White Pine is using ActiveMovie now, that's probably got something to do
with it.

> hard to believe Connectix no longer supports the grayscale modes of the
> past. Perhaps they don't though..and Connectix needs to be reminded that

Sure they do, they still sell the B&W quickcam don't they? :)

> people DO need grayscale support.

GrayScale support or a product that will transmit grayscale?

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