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Haveing trouble installing logitech quick cam onto my comuptor thats running windows vista

It work find when i had windows xp now that i have vista it can not locate drivers afte i instll software. and it seem to take a long time to upload software to my comoputor

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  • Anonymous Apr 22, 2008

    cant download my cam disc as there is a problem between vista and windows can u send cure

  • Anonymous Jun 27, 2008

    wand cd

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2009

    is there a similar way to do this for when using a windows 2000 operating system?

  • COMPGIRL08 May 11, 2010

    btw i did try the cd and the website

  • COMPGIRL08 May 11, 2010

    I'm running xp on my comp. The driver will not install. it says the exacutable i am trying to run has been corrupted and to obtain another copy of it and verify its itegrity and try again



    What do i do now?

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This problem was caused by a compatibility issue between Windows Vista and Logitech QuickCam Messenger.
Logitech QuickCam Messenger was created by Logitech, Inc..
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To search for similar devices that are compatible with this version of Windows, visit the Windows Vista Hardware Compatibility List website online.
However, it’s not totally out of hope for owner of Logitech QuickCam Messenger who has upgraded to Windows Vista. The following hack will use Windows XP driver (a common trick to use non Vista compliant device) to install the webcam in Vista:

  1. Download QuickCam 8.4.8 with driver for WinXP.
  2. Install WinRAR if not already installed yet.
  3. Open the setup installer qc848enu.exe and unpack its contents to a folder. Alternatively, right click on qc848enu.exe and select “Extract to qc848enu\” option.
  4. Insert or plug in the Logitech QuickCam Messenger to a USB port if not already done so.
  5. An “Driver Software Installation” icon in systray (notification area) should appear, which will pop up detailed message if click. It should fail, and “Add Hardware Wizard” dialog window will appear. Choose to install the driver manually by instructing the Wizard to locate and look for the web cam driver inside the Drivers folder under the unpacked folder of the qc848enu.exe setup program. You can use browser button to select the folder.
  6. Windows Vista should grab the XP driver and install it properly.
  7. Download the latest version (10.5.1) of Vista compliant QuickCam software from Logitech to install the software on Vista.
  8. Run the setup (qc1051enu) normally. You may need to skip the detection of webcam near the end of installation process.
Voila, you can now use the Logitech webcam to capture images or use it in conjunction with video chat in IM programs such as Windows Live (MSN) Messenger, AIM Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, Skype or run Logitech VideoCall.

i hope thist post can solve your problem


thank's


cropp

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