Re: Can't CU or SeeMe

Rob Eldridge (
Fri, 11 Oct 1996 22:17:04 -0700

Bill (Squeek),

Thanx so much for your helpful hints noted below. It's nice to
have a quicker fix, and great to know how to avoid the problem in the
first place! Hoping to CU-SeeMeSoon!
BTW, are you in Ithaca, NY. I went to that "other" school up there,
where we used *TV* cameras, 'stead of QuickCams,<G> Now, about that
chili recipe....

Regards, RoB

Bill Woodland (Squeek) wrote:
> At 11:47 PM 10/2/96 -0700, you wrote:
> >I'm having some troubles @ startup running a previously OK
> >CU-SeeMe/Windows '95 version. At first, my local window would sometimes
> >be be off screen, as noted in a bug report I read somewhere. This
> >wasn't too much of a problem, as I'd just resize the desktop & go get
> >it.
> The EASY way to move it is to right click on it in the taskbar, choose MOVE,
> move it with the cursor keys, then hit ENTER to drop it there. DON'T close
> CU with your local window minimized, or else this will happen again
> > Now, I don't get the local vid window at all, OR th control panels
> >[audio & video] either. All I get is the "front page" [splash
> >screen?="CU-SeeMe, for Windows, copyright Cornell, etc."], and it
> >doesn't close after :05 anymore. It stays there, mocking me, until I
> >CNTL-ALT-DEL my way out of CU-SeeMe. As I do that, I get a couple nasty
> >error messages: closesocket()error closing udpsocket(10036) followed
> >by: WSACleanup () error (10036).
> > Any available advice, fixes, commiserations, or zesty chile recipes
> >would be appreciated.
> >
> > ThanX!
> > Rob Eldridge
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> Try the exact same fix for the other windows.
> Sorry, but my mom makes the best chili, and I can't give out her recipe :)
> Bill Woodland (
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