Re: still looking

Don Castella (
Thu, 27 Feb 1997 13:34:44 -0600

Are you using a QuickCam? I think they improved Quickpic.exe somewhat in
the later versions. It might help.

> From: Jacqueline Chados <>
> To:
> Subject: still looking
> Date: Thursday, February 27, 1997 10:30 AM
> More thanks to all who have tried to help me in my serach for software
> that will automatically and repetitively put a video camera image in a
> file. So far I have still struck out. Of the many suggestions, none had
> the solution I'm seeking. Web-cam is a higher end type of routine aimed
> at pumping live real time video out to the web. vidwatch archives
> changing video to a series of files. Other suggestions were either off
> target or bone dry. I guess that my first two requests were not clear
> So, one more attempt. I simply want to be able to set a program to grab
> an image from my camera via avi (preferred) or twain, at whatever time
> intervals I specify (say like once per minute) and place the image as a
> jpg file into the particular single, unchanging file name that I specify.

> This will let me create a web page with that file name as an image on the

> web page.
> And, of course, I'd much prefer freeware.
> Regards,
> Jackie