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Logitech webcam and yahoo messenger

I am having a horrible time trying to get my Logitech Quickcam Express webcam to work with yahoo messenger. I have called two computer technical helplines and so far, they could not help me. My webcam is made to be used with yahoo messenger and it is made to be used with my operating system on my computer. My operating system is windows xp. I have tried several different times to delete the software for the camera and then reinstall the software for the camera. I have also restarted my computer several different times. I have downloaded the latest version of yahoo messenger. I have tried any and everything suggested thus far. Nothing seems to work. I have no idea what is wrong and why my camera won't work through yahoo messenger. My webcam is working. I can see my picture on my own computer screen, but I just can't get it to let others view me too. I would REALLY appreciate anyone's help with this matter. I just have no idea what else to try to make this thing work. My email address is [email protected] Thank you so much in advance for any and all help. Sincerely, Larry

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  • Bull9174 Apr 25, 2008

    I feel your Pain guy, I cannot find anyone out there that can tell me how to fix it. As soon as I click Cam in YM it shuts down completely, both the Cam and YM. Frustrating to say the least



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I was having this same problem..the only way I knew to fix it..shut down your window for the cam when it pops up..you shouldn't be seeing two windows of yourself. I thought was supposed to. So just click View my Webcam or use the Webcam button on YM...then shut the one that comes up when you turn your cam on.
Hope this helps.

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