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Jan 4, 2006, 11:24 PM
I have a firewire camcorder and I want to use it as a capture device for Webcamming etc.
What particular device do I need, my regular firewire connection does not act as a video capture device alone, so what else do I need?
Would it be some kind of TV Capture card with Firewie connection? I would be grateful to know the exact spec that I need to seach for when buying.
Jan 11, 2006
Jan 11, 2006, 3:58 AM
You need a software suite to use your current firewire port with your camcorder. That's it, you don't need more hardware, just software.
Jan 11, 2006, 9:02 AM
Ok I haveit working now, it was because my camcorder wasnot set to camera mode (it was set to play mode) and I guess this meant data was being sent to the camera rather thanthe other way.
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Jan 11, 2006, 11:10 AM
OK, you caught me overlooking what seems to be the most obvious solution. I'm terribly sorry. My problem is, I understand FireWire but haven't a clue about your camera.
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