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Logitech Webcam Hello. I have a webcam that when i try to use it with Yahoo my Wireless-N connection drops and my computer needs to re-establish the network. Only noticed this happen when i use the webcam. I looked at my IRQ settings, and while I have some that are on the same IRQ, it doesn't say there is a problem and will no let me edit them anyway. I tried moving the Webcam to a different USB plug (back of computer instead of front) and that made no difference. Thank you for any help you can provide! Rich

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The problem is with wireless try to use cable since in wireless the signal get weak when the distance increase so try to sit near to the wireless .

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Freezes when broad casting


This is likely if you are using a wireless connection to broadcast over the internet. Reinstall the drivers for this device from the disk that came with it. Visit the Logitech website for the latest drivers for your device. Connect your computer via the ethernet port for a solid connection, if you are useing wireless internet be sure that you have good signal strenth as bandwidth drops as signal drops.

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Sep 20, 2011 | Logitech Webcam

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Hi. i will like to know why my logitech c210 webcam usually are freezen when i move and the other person tolme that the audio sometimes get freezed to..if there is any solution to fix this problem..thank...


Hello!
I suggest you check out your internet speed. Such an issue appears when the connection is slow and your video cannot work fine. Please, go to www.speedtest.net and run your speed test:
  • For a great performance in a video call, connection of 512kb/sec is required, though with 256kb/sec and less is very bad. In case your connection is too slow, it is best that you contact your internet provider.
  • Few more things you can do to improve your computer speed:
  1. Run "Disc Cleanup": click Start and type Disc Cleanup in the search box, press Enter.
    Choose both (C:) and (D:) partition and run cleanup.
  2. Run "Disc Defragmenter": click Start and type Disc Defragmenter in the search box, press Enter and click "Defragment".
  3. To improve your connection if you use wireless, try moving your computer closer to you Wireless Router Device, or connect the computer directly to the device using USB cable.
Note: Each camera requires different Operating System, internet connection speed, computer memory, etc.
For Logitech C210 web camera specifications, please visit: http://www.logitech.com/en-us/webcam-communications/webcams/devices/7022 and compare is all the requirements are satisfied in you case.

Hope you will find this useful.
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Jul 15, 2011 | Logitech C210 Webcam

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Hello, My logitech webcam is not working. It is connected, we've tried unplugging and plugging it back in but it says that the webcam is not found or is not working properly. Please help me.


Visit the Logitech website and browse the photo gallery for your model and click on the photo to navigate to the support page.
Note - Older models on page 2 - look for the link at the bottom right of page 1 and click on it "Still can't find your product?"

http://www.logitech.com/index.cfm/405/&cl=us,en?prodcrid=405

In addition to the Logitech installer you will need to download Microsoft DirectX 9 or later to support your webcam

Procedure
Close all programs while uninstalling - downloading and uploading software
Disconnect your webcam
Uninstall the current webcam software on your computer
Restart computer
Download the Installation package from Logitech
Run the installer and choose your options - You may not want Logitech Chat but the Desktop icon for the webcam toolbar is a must.
Connect your webcam when prompted.

Aug 04, 2010 | Logitech Webcam

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I am not a computer person.I was wondering if logitech webcam C250h will work with skype?


Yes, I have a Logitech WEBcam (not the same model) and I use Skype.
After you installed Skype then :-
To test if the Logitech QuickCam is functioning, check the USB cable; make sure it is connected properly. Then click on Start - All Program - Logitech - Logitech QuickCam and see if you can get the camera to capture your image/video.
If this works then the fault is with the Skype configuration. Sometimes the WEBcam settings drop off and the WEBcam need to be selected again. Open Skype - Tools - Options - Video Settings and select the Logitech QuickCam
Also check the Audio Settings for the Microphone THEN click on Save.
Avoid connecting the WEBcam to an USB hub.

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I HAVE LOGITECH WEBCAM. IT USED TO WORK WITH MESSENGER. THE ICON ON 'IM' WINDOW IS NO LONGER THER ANDI DON'T KNOW HOW TO GET IT BACK.


If you have Yahoo Messenger 10 the icon is no longer used
check your settings
Test your webcam here to make sure it broadcasts ok - Hit 'Allow' in the top window and check your cam in the left hand panel.

http://www.testmycam.com/

Having proved your cam is working ,you can configure it to Yahoo Messenger.
COMPATIBILITY WITH YAHOO MESSENGER
Use Internet Explorer to visit this page to check compatibility and automatically download the latest webcam control

http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/messenger/messenger10/webcam/mstacamtest.html

CONFIGURE SOFTWARE
Its good practice to disconnect and re-connect your webcam before you start - if you have been using it elsewhere the Yahoo software may have difficulty in locating it. Mine, I just unplug it from the USB and plug it back in, if yours is integral with the computer you will have to re-start the computer, use a keyboard shortcut or disable / enable the webcam from the Device Manager.
Of all the chat programs, Yahoo is the most painful software to set up but if you follow these instructions you should be ok.

INTERNET CONNECTION
Webcam connected
Open messenger - on top toolbar. Left click ( > ) 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 the lower two boxes > Apply > OK

TESTING
> Messenger > My webcam - the warning panel will launch, click 'OK' and your webcam will start. You should be rewarded at this stage with your happy smiling face.

SET WEBCAM DEFAULT
With webcam still running > Messenger > Preferences > Webcam > Camera Source - set your webcam as default using dropbox. > Camera Settings - adjust settings to suit. > Apply > OK
Take a note of any additional software, if you have multiple choice for Camera Source, you may wish to uninstall any redundant webcam software later to prevent conflicts

PERMISSION OPTIONS
> Messenger > Preferences > Webcam - make your selections ( who you will allow to view you) > Apply > OK

IN USE
When you are both on line and wish to show your webcam > Actions > 'Invite to view my webcam'.
Messenger 10:- > Actions > More Actions > invite to view my webcam. This will launch an invitation on your contacts screen when they 'Accept' your webcam broadcast will start- There can be considerable time lag ( +1 minute) before they see you, so don't be too impatient ( You can check the status on the bottom left of your webcam panel. You can 'drag and drop' the frame to a convenient location by grabbing the top border.

Your contacts may need to configure their connection the same as INTERNET CONNECTION above (Ignoring webcam connected) if they get a "webcam not connected" message





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Set up webcam for messenger


Test your webcam here to make sure it broadcasts ok - Hit 'Allow' in the top window and check your cam in the left hand panel.

http://www.testmycam.com/

Having proved your cam is working ,you can configure it to Yahoo Messenger.
COMPATIBILITY WITH YAHOO MESSENGER
Use Internet Explorer to visit this page to check compatibility and automatically download the latest webcam control

http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/messenger/messenger10/webcam/mstacamtest.html

CONFIGURE SOFTWARE
Its good practice to disconnect and re-connect your webcam before you start - if you have been using it elsewhere the Yahoo software may have difficulty in locating it. Mine, I just unplug it from the USB and plug it back in, if yours is integral with the computer you will have to re-start the computer, use a keyboard shortcut or disable / enable the webcam from the Device Manager.
Of all the chat programs, Yahoo is the most painful software to set up but if you follow these instructions you should be ok.

INTERNET CONNECTION
Webcam connected
Open messenger - on top toolbar. Left click ( > ) 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 the lower two boxes > Apply > OK

TESTING
> Messenger > My webcam - the warning panel will launch, click 'OK' and your webcam will start. You should be rewarded at this stage with your happy smiling face.

SET WEBCAM DEFAULT
With webcam still running > Messenger > Preferences > Webcam > Camera Source - set your webcam as default using dropbox. > Camera Settings - adjust settings to suit. > Apply > OK
Take a note of any additional software, if you have multiple choice for Camera Source, you may wish to uninstall any redundant webcam software later to prevent conflicts

PERMISSION OPTIONS
> Messenger > Preferences > Webcam - make your selections ( who you will allow to view you) > Apply > OK

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' your webcam broadcast will start- There can be considerable time lag ( +1 minute) before they see you, so don't be too impatient ( You can check the status on the bottom left of your webcam panel. You can 'drag and drop' the frame to a convenient location by grabbing the top border.
There is a shortcut ( webcam icon ) down by your pic as well
Your contacts may need to configure their connection the same as above or they may get a "webcam not connected" message

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Trying to install Logitech software for webcam pro 9000. Received message Logitech Vid was unable to connect properly. Logitech vid servers are temporarily offline. what to do? I'm a total novice when it...


logitech vid is a software just like yahoo messenger, its not actually the driver for your webcam, it also came together when you buy the logitech webcam, look for the other installer in the cd.

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You cannot access camera source until the webcam is running in Messenger - try setting it up from scratch
1) The webcam is working outside of Messenger
2) Reboot webcam by unplugging the USB connection and inserting it again - its important if its been used elsewhere and prior to chat.
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To find out what the requirements are for messenger webcams, check out the following.
http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/messenger/messenger9/webcam/mstacamreq.html
Once you have your webcam working outside of Yahoo Messenger you have to configure it to messenger CONNECTION
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 the 2 lower boxes > apply > ok TESTING
> messenger > my webcam - warning panel will come on click 'ok' and your webcam will launch. DEFAULT
With webcam still running > Messenger > Preferences > Webcam > Camera Source - set your webcam as default using dropbox. > Camera Settings - adjust settings to suit. > Apply > OK PERMISSION OPTIONS
>messenger > preferences > webcam - make your selections about who you will allow to view you
IN USE Your contacts may need to configure their connection the same as above or they may also get a "webcam not connected" message

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open your messenger, sign in, and in the contacts window. press the ALT button

then you can see the toolbars on top of the window
click tools
then webcamera settings

there you go.

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