Re:cu-seeme with quickcam

Bill Woodland (
Thu, 13 Jun 1996 23:31:24 -0500

>Date: Thu, 13 Jun 1996 18:20:40 -0400
>From: Quathar <>
>To: <>
>Subject: cu-seeme with quickcam
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>i just bought quickcam. i've had cu-seeme for a while.
>does anyone know if i have to connect quickcam directly (without anything in
>between) to the computer's parallel port in order for cu-seeme to recognize it?

You should be able to connect it to an A-B switch along with a printer, or
similar, as long as the switch handles all 25 pins. Most of the newer
switch boxes do, but some of the older ones only switch the "BIG 8" lines
used in serial connections.

Bill Woodland (
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