Re: Compro D Cam help

Jacqueline Chados (
Wed, 10 Dec 1997 14:10:34 -0500 (EST)

I believe you simply need to edit your .ini file to show the D-CAM as an
MSVIDEO device.


On Tue, 9 Dec 1997, Rob Cates wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have been using CU-seeme (most currently 2.1.1) for a couple of years
> on my Pentium PC running Win95.
> I have been using a B/W QuickCam and been totally happy with the
> results, however I managed to get a Compro D Cam on Webauction for
> around $100.00. I installed the camera and the software. The image
> looks great on the Compro software and if I use Paint Shop Pro to
> acquire an image it works fine. I tried NetMeeting to see if that
> worked and just as I suspected, it worked great.
> Next I tried CU-Seeme that was installed on my computer and zippo. I
> get a message that says
> "CU-SeeMe cannot initialize the video capture device. Capture device
> was not detected"
> When I go to Preferences/Video, the Compression Codec is blank as well
> as the
> Video Capture / Capture Device.
> Can anyone help me out on this, I am perplexed.
> Do I need to reinstall the CU-Seeme software? Can I use the same serial
> number?
> Thanks
> Rob
> --
> "Reality leaves a lot to the imagination"
> RMC on CU-seeme