Re: Keyboard use interferes with picture transmission

ike relucio (ike_relucio@cyberdude.com)
Mon, 18 May 1998 19:10:04 +0800


i believe the quickcam only uses the keyboard port to get power to drive the
cam. it in no way interferes with the keyboard data being sent to the
computer.

-----Original Message-----
From: forty9r@primenet.com <forty9r@primenet.com>
To: CU-SEEME-L@cornell.edu <CU-SEEME-L@cornell.edu>
Date: Monday, May 18, 1998 02:16 PM
Subject: Keyboard use interferes with picture transmission

>I have just set-up a Connectix b&w QuickCam and have installed cu-seeme
>software. I have tried it out just once with a friend. I lose the picture
>when I type and have to bring it back up again. He claims that he doesn't
>lose the picture when he types.
>Because my QuickCam uses the keyboard port as part of its connection I can
>understand that perhaps both the keyboard and the cam cannot be operational
>at the same time. Is there a way I can overcome this so that I can type
>and view at the same time? Thank you!