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Xbox live vision webcam not working with yahoo messenger 9.0

I have a windows Vista Home basic OS and have installed yahoo messenger. I also have an xbox Live vision webcam. However, yahoo messenger does not recognise the webcam. the tests suggested by yahoo help desk indicate that the webcam is not compatible with Y-msgr 9.0. need help to be able to use Xbox live vision Webcam on yahoo messenger 9.0

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  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2009

    same for me can you use the x box 360 web cam for yahoo im

  • Anonymous Apr 14, 2009

    same happen to me it does'nt work for yahoo messenger

  • chaz287 May 03, 2009

    The xbox live camera when attached to my computer does not recognize it being even on the system. I would really like to figure this problem out

  • Anonymous May 23, 2009

    It's a real shame this problem exists as the camera is excellent. The cam appears to work with everything except Yahoo so I would suggest that the problem's at Yahoo's end and therefore they need to release a compatible version of YIM or a patch to enable to the cam to work

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Normal 0 Also send this to your family and friends so they have their computer setup properly.
Web Camera’s have to be setup on the program they are to be used with. Just installing the camera on your computer does not set it up to broadcast on messengers or Skype.
Each program has Options that have to be setup in order for the Audio and Video to function properly.
Yahoo Setup:

After downloading and installing Yahoo Messenger (http://www.soft32.com/download_30.html ) set it up as follows:

  1. Go to Messenger at the top left and click on it.
  2. Next go down to Preferences and click on it.
  3. Next Calling and Devices on the right and set the Microphone and Speakers to the computer Audio Card.
  4. Next go to the Test Audio section and (in blue writing) click on “Open the call setup assistant” and follow the instructions on the left window.
Hope this helps. Bud





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    Also send this to your family
    and friends so they have their computer setup properly.



    Web Camera’s have to be
    setup on the program they are to be used with.
    Just installing the camera on your computer does not set it up to
    broadcast on messengers or Skype.


    Each program has Options that have to be setup in order for
    the Audio and Video to function properly.


    Yahoo Setup:





    After downloading and installing Yahoo Messenger (http://www.soft32.com/download_30.html
    ) set it up as follows:






    1. Go to
      Messenger at the top left and click on it.

    2. Next
      go down to Preferences and click on it.

    3. Next
      Calling and Devices on the right and set the Microphone and Speakers to
      the computer Audio Card.

    4. Next
      go to the Test Audio section and
      (in blue writing) click on
      “Open the call setup assistant” and follow the instructions on the
      left window.


    Hope this helps. Bud


















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