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Can't see caller

Bought hp deluxe webcam to see & talk to my son in Iraq. I can see him, he can't see me. I'm the only one he can't see , so I don't think it's his problem. I can see myself on a tiny screen below his video????

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  • kmkul57 Feb 17, 2009

    the webcam works fine for me. I can both see and hear my son.

    The camera light is on. When in use there is a small box where i can see myself which is below the screen where I can see my son.

    The problem is that my son is unable to see me. He uses his webcam through Skype as I do. He is able to see everyone else

    that he contacts just not me which led me to beleive the problem

    is on my end.

  • ar_godoy0118 Mar 09, 2009

    can"t see the viewer but i saw myself.

  • DEKR
    DEKR May 11, 2010

    what messaging program

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One of you needs to set cam up with skype
try this and let me know

Go to TOOLS, then OPTIONS, and click on
Audio Settings
and set the Microphone and Speakers
to the computer Audio Card.
Then click on the Video Settings.
The camera if installed properly
will come up and show a picture.
Then on the bottom of the page click on Save.

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