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I am not getting video (as "streaming video") from my Philips webcam spc620nc, only "snapshots" at what appears to be random intervals. This is true while working either in VLounge, or in Skype. What could be the problem?

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The problem was that I used a USB extension cable to connect my Philips SPC620NC webcam to the USB port on computer. Apparently, the signal strength was not enough to handle the longer cable, and the software was not able to perform the proper recognition and establish the stable picture. Once is a while the single frame would make it through, but that was all.
By re-positioning the camera closer to the computer and connecting it directly to the USB port using the only short cable provided with the camera, the problem was solved.

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