RE: CU and a PC

Barry L. Lankford (
Mon, 27 Nov 95 22:17:36 CST

OK, sorry but you *are* wrong. With an ordinary video camera you *do*
need a video capture card, but with the Quickcam that is all built in
to the camera itself so you do *not* need a video capture card with the
Quickcam. It is also true that you do not need a video capture card to
receive images.

>Correct me if I'm wrong. According to the manual, to send video, you need a
>video card. However, this is not required to receive video images.
>Ng Aik Pin
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>From: owner-CU-SEEME-L
>Subject: CU and a PC
>Date: Thursday, November 23, 1995 11:39AM
>Hi ,
>I have gotten CU to work on my PowerBook520c and also on a PowerMac7100/AV
>with a Connectix QuickCam.
>I have a friend that would like to use CU also and he is using a PC. Since
>I am only familiar with getting CU to work on a MAC, can someone answer
>this question for me?
>"To send video (using a Connectix camera), is it necessary
>to have a video digitizing card installed in one's PC?"
>Thanks and Happy Thanksgiving!

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