Re: Can't CU or SeeMe

Rob Eldridge (rob.eldridge@ilinks.net)
Sun, 27 Oct 1996 02:32:16 -0800


It's happening again! I'm outta control! I'm missing my control
panel @ CU-SeeMe startup again. Local vid comes up ok; audio panel
comes up ok; splash screen comes up & goes away ok. Control panel is
nowhere to be seen. Not offscreen; not nowhere nohow. Know how? I
miss my CU-"seamy".

Rob Eldridge wrote:
>
> 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
> > > rob.eldridge@ilinks.net
> > > rob.eldridge@turner.com
> > > 70543.661@compuserve.com
> > >
> > >
> >
> > 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 (wcw@bga.com)
> > Squeek on Undernet IRC
> > Channel Manager #CU-SeeMe
> > PC only. See no MAC, Hear no MAC, Speak no MAC.
> > NEW URL: http://cu-seeme.cornell.edu/~WCW