Hi my cam not working in yahoo messager its appear a black screen and not connected when i invite my chatmate, i dont know why? its happened and i can used it to skype please help me to fix it and solve my problem. thnks
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Re: why my cam not working in yahoo mesager
See section B. Yahoo
Messenger in the info below to setup the Audio & Video. 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. A.Skype Setup:
After downloading and installing Skype (http://www.skype.com/intl/en-gb/download/skype/windows/beta/downloading/)
set it up as follows:
Go to Tools,
then Options, and click on Audio Settings and set the Microphone
and Speakers to the computer Audio Card.
click on the Video Settings.
camera if Installed Properly will come up and show a video picture.
on the bottom of the page click on Save.
The camera and audio should function properly.Your friends and Family will now be able to
see and her to you. B.Yahoo Setup:
After downloading and installing Yahoo Messenger(http://www.soft32.com/download_30.html
) set it up as follows:
Messenger at the top left and click on it.
go down to Preferences and click on it.
Calling and Devices on the right and set the Microphone and Speakers to
the computer Audio Card.
go to the Test Audio section and(in blue writing) click on“Open the call setup assistant” and follow the instructions on the
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Usual problems when you can see the person you are chatting with is,
Internet Connection ( Mostly Problem ) - Try to Contact your internet provider to verify there connection issue if ever they had.
Camera Connection Problem ( Mostly Problem ) - Check your camera cable. Sometimes the reaason why yo ucan see the person you chat is the camera windows is double open. mean a default camera window is open in the desktop. and another one is open in your yahoo chat. try to check if all the cables are properly inserted.
Usually this problem can be solve by just asking your chatmate to be the one to invite you to chat, if it still not work you now need to invite your chatmate to a chat. sometimes this sequence fix the problem.
if you are using yahoo mesenger,click on action tab..then click view webcam if you want to view live with your chatmate....or click invite to view my webcam if you want your chatmate to view or he/she can send invitation asking permission to view your cam...make sure your both cam device are installed to view each other...
Hi you did not mentioned how to use on which application, for example if its in yahoo messenger than
To find out what the requirements are for a messenger webcam check out the following http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/messeng... Once you have your webcam working outside of Yahoo Messenger you have to configure it to messenger open messenger - on top toolbar > messenger > preferences > connection - select 'no proxies' or 'connect direct to the internet' depending on the version of messenger you have make sure your internet connection and country are correct in bottom boxes > apply > ok test > messenger > my webcam - warning panel will come on click 'ok' and your webcam will launch. allow options messenger > preferences > webcam - make your selections about who you want to allow to view you in use - when you are both on line and wish to show your webcam > actions > 'invite to view my webcam' this will launch an invitation on your contacts screen when they 'accept' - they will see you ( can check status on bottom left of webcam panel there is a shortcut ( cam picture ) in toolbar and one down by your pic as well but these do not always work your contacts needs to configure their connection the same as above or they may get a "webcam not connected" message
Yes, you can use your web cam in any form of chatting. For example, install yahoo messenger and use it when video chatting. Activate yoi webcam by viewing my webcam icon. and it will display your image. For your chatmate to view. Invite him to view your webcam and you can not start video chatting