Re: Device In Use Error (Color QuickCam)

Brian (
Mon, 29 Jun 1998 01:44:14 -0400

Good News! I found that the switch box was the problem. It worked fine
until the Keyboard plug came out. Now it does not work with the camera.
(Go Figure). Thanks to everyone for their feedback and suggestions! I am
a happy camper.....

Thanks for your support!
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> > From: Brian <>
> > To:
> > Subject: Device In Use Error (Color QuickCam)
> > Date: Friday, June 26, 1998 11:47 PM
> >
> > I have been a long time user of the Color Quick Cam, Parallel version.
> > The other day, my kid moved my PC, while the computer was on. The
> > Keyboard plug came out and the Camera has not worked since. Every time I
> > start up the camera I receive a message that the camera is not
> > responding, not plugged in or the device is being used by another
> > application. (Oh, by the way, I powered off the PC and plugged in the
> > Keyboard and camera adapter)
> >
> > Windows knows the camera is there, as I removed the device and restarted
> > Windows. The device was detected and Windows went to load the needed
> > stuff. Any suggestions?
> >
> > Thanks for your support!