Re: CUseeme vs. PwrMc 8500!

Richard (
Thu, 22 Feb 1996 22:43:04 +0000

At 9:51 am 22/2/96, G. Kruse wrote:
>I have recently set up my QuickCam and CU-seeme 0.83b3(PPC) software on a
>Power Mac 8500/120 and I can't get it to work. Upon connection, if I
>establish one at all, I am timed within a few seconds. In order to try
>connecting again, without getting a "no response" message, my computer
>has to be restarted. Right now all I have installed is the CU-seeme
>software-I have not installed Spigot-VDIG. I wasn't really sure what
>this extension was and whether or not I needed it, I didn't install
>it. I'm allocating 4000K RAM to the CU-seeme program (3750 preferred).
>SOme ideas I have thrown back and forth with a friend included possible
>Open Transport conflicts or possibly that the 8500 is a PCI based machine
>and is conflicting somehow this way. If anyone has had similar problems
>and could send along some advice, it would be greatly appreciated.
>Thanks a lot,


No Ram Doubler
No Open Transport use MacTCP - remove the Internet OT Extensions two of
them plus TCP/IP completely off and hiden *before* loading MacTCP
Set Xmit to 0 or 1 or 2 Min 26 Max (although White Pine propose less Max I
think 12 I use 26)
Set Receive to 0,1, or 2... I use 0...
Audio 100ms - DeltaMod
Use 0.83b3PPC (from Cornell)
Download CUSeeMe Talk also from Cornell and put in *same* Folder with CUSeeMe
Trash preferences
Use *Minimum* Extensions
Log onto Net before opening CUSeeMe
Freeze Video frames before using Audio..second button from right under picture
enjoy it..
let me know if probs with any of above..