My web cam works in test mode, but not on yahoo messenger, it is only a black screen
Why does my cam work offline and in test mode, but on the box is says works with yahoo messenger, but everytime i connect to yahoo and turn on cam all it shows is a black screen on my side and who ever is veiwing it.
Hola, mi webcam es una philips spc 110nc y al parecer no la reconoce mi computadora. es una lapton toshiba. windows xp con servipack 3
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1.for 9 beta: *Can you see your cam clearly? I mean no black screen. If your web-cam is having black screen, then you have to set it. On main messenger screen: click messenger click connection tick "connect directly to the internet" click apply and ok. Then open your cam and check if it working or not. *Visit:
2*Follow the steps below to change your camera source. Click "Messenger" Click "My Webcam. Click "Messenger" again. Select "Preferences." Click "Webcam." Click "Camera Source." Click the pull-down menu and select the camera you want to use. Click "OK."
First, please check your connectivity settings within Yahoo! Messenger to make sure you're not connecting through a proxy server. Here's how:
Select " Yahoo! Messenger." Select "Preferences." Select "Connection." Select "No Proxies." Click "OK." Close Yahoo! Messenger completely and start the program again. This should eliminate the error message. please visit these site www.autodirectmarket.com , www.autoloanph.com to learn more
connect you cam and install the driver for your cam and if you have any messenger installed login to your messenger and start your web cam. if you don't have internet connection for offline testing you can use msn messenger. Go to tools and options and web cam !!!!
If you see a black screen when broadcasting your webcam: There may not be enough light in the room. If so, illuminate the room appropriately. Your camera may not be functioning properly. Try your camera with the manufacturer's software. The correct camera may not be selected by Yahoo! Messenger. To change your camera source: 1. Click the "Messenger" menu in Yahoo! Messenger and select "Start My Webcam." 2. Click the "Messenger" menu in Yahoo! Messenger and select "Preferences." 3. Click the "Webcam" category. 4. Click the "Camera Source" button. 5. Click the pull-down menu and select the desired camera. 6. Click the "OK" button. If you see a black screen when viewing a friend's webcam: Check the status message at the bottom of your viewer window. If it says "Stopped," the person broadcasting has stopped broadcasting images. Ask the person to resume broadcasting and try viewing again. If the person is in fact broadcasting and you still see a black screen in your viewer, ask them to check their camera and take the webcam compatibility test.