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Adobe Connect Webcam Problem

Q: Adobe Connect Webcam Problem

Hi, I have a problem that appeared on your forum but has now expired. I want to use a webcam with Adobe Connect. An image appears but it is upside down. When I try to share the image with others, Adobe Connect crashes.
All software is up to date: Adobe Connect, Flash, Webcam software IE.

I bought a new camera, (Logitech 170), installed it and disabled the laptops internal camera. Rebooted several times.
The problem is precisely the same with each camera.
Perhaps it is an add-on in IE?

Appreciate any help.

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I want to allow Adobe Connect to access my Webcam.

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HelloI'm connected laptop model g5080 software adobe connect but I'm having trouble talking to the microphone. In this way, the noise is too much noise but not a problem in Windows Soundplease guide me
 
Mod's Edit: Additional information added to Subject line for clarity of issue.
 

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i have a problem with this two programs, in the web cam max i see the camera but in the flash media encoders it's only black screen, i am thinking that's maybe codecs but i change 2-3 codecs and the problem steel here...plz help or another programs that works on Windows 7 (64-bit)

thnx in a head

A:webcam max 6.0.1.9 + adobe flash media encoder 3.0

plz anybody or another programs for streaming

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Hello,

I have an Adobe Connect meeting scheduled for tomorrow, and when I click on the link to test my connection to Adobe Connect, which I just installed, I get this message- what can I do? I am connected to the Internet, so Firefox
does have permission to access the Web.
I attempted to connect using this link, in an email, and got the message below:
If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before:

Test your connection:  

https://meet94924985.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

"Hmm. We?re having trouble finding that site.

We can?t connect to the server at meet94924985.adobeconnect.com.
If that address is correct, here are three other things you can try:

    Try again later.
    Check your network connection.
    If you are connected but behind a firewall, check that Firefox has permission to access the Web."

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Micro-Star A6200 laptop webcam won't connect when reverting back from win 10 to win 7.
 

A:Webcam won't connect

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Can anyone tell me how to connect DDV-660 as webcam? Bought these 3 yrs ago.. and lost the CD... (not sure if there is a CD when i bought it) as I intend to use as as camera and digital cam corder. I just realized that i can use this camera as webcam.. please help.. if a driver is necessary.. wud appreciate,, if someone can send me. thanks. ZOX77
 

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Hi,

I have Windows Vista 32 bit and from the beginning I have problems opening pdf's from internetsites: my computer suggests that I install the recent version of Adobe what I did (succesfully as adobe says). I tried some of the suggestions I found on the internet: uninstall - install, execute as administrator, change the compatibility to Windows server pack 2, upgrated the internet explorer, but still it doesn't work. Any suggestions?

Thanks a lot, Swaantje

A:[SOLVED] problem with adobe reader and adobe flash player

Here is a link to a cool Adobe Reader alternative http://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/index.php the program is not even close to half the size of Adobe's Reader.

What type of problem are you having with flash player?

Can you watch a youtube video?

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This isn't a real USB webcam or built in one.  It's one of those video 2 webcam programs like coolwaremax webcam max or Manycam.
It's where you can play a video and transmit it as a webcam on services like yahoo or other online cam sites.
 
It was working fine for many months until a week ago.  One day, it just wouldn't connect anymore to any site such as Yahoo.  I double checked it on my 2nd computer it and works
fine there still, but on my main computer, something must've happened that has conflicted or interferrred with the driver?
 
When I go to yahoo and look at "camera source" it'll say it's: Microsoft WDM Image Capture (Win32), Version: 6.1.7601.17514
 
instead of saying "webcammax capture" like it does on my 2nd computer.
 
 
I've tried smart uninstall with Yamicsoft, and reinstalled different versions with reboot, but nothing works....still the same "cam not detected/found" and it says the source is: Microsoft WDM Image Capture (Win32), Version: 6.1.7601.17514
 
 
Does anyone have any clue what is causing it not to connect?
 
 

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Hi Everyone, I am having problems with the notebook webcam. When I open Cyberlink YouCam 5, I get the following message:"YouCam found a new webcam (HP truevision). Do you want to begin use it?" If I click "yes" the camera starts working for 1-3 seconds and then the warning message appears again. The same problem occurs when I try to open the webcam with Skype under "Tools>Options>Video" I have restored it to factory settings twice but the problem persists. I have tried updating and installing new drivers offered by HP Support Centre, with no results. Anyone could help me out with this issue. Is there anything I can do to fix this?  Thanks,Riccardo

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Ive recently installed windows 7 and ever since then, Every time I try to webcam with one of my friends through msn, it will try to connect then say it connects and about a second after shut off.

Anyone have any suggestions?

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Hello,

I have an Adobe Connect meeting scheduled for tomorrow, and when I click on the link to test my connection to Adobe Connect, which I just installed, I get this message- what can I do? I am connected to the Internet, so Firefox does have permission to access
the Web.
"Hmm. We?re having trouble finding that site.

We can?t connect to the server at meet94924985.adobeconnect.com.
If that address is correct, here are three other things you can try:

    Try again later.
    Check your network connection.
    If you are connected but behind a firewall, check that Firefox has permission to access the Web."

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Hi

Any ideas why I can't connect to www.adobe.com? I get an error message saying "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage". Same problem when I try using Firefox. Also happens if a do a Google search on Adobe.com and try to connect to the Adobe site via the link.

I am using a HP laptop operating on Windows XP.

Probably related to this problem: When I try to download a pdf file from an internet link, I get an error message refering to the file adobepdf.dll. I downloaded the file and installed it, but the problem persists.

Really frustrating, since I use pdfs a lot!!
 

A:Can't connect to www.adobe

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I need help trying to install Adobe Connect Software for my grad school courses. I click on the download link and then open the files as directed and a pop up shows the download progress. It will download to 57% and then quit. It never shows that it fails or anything of the sort but just freezes at 57%. I tried to download another way from the Adobe help pages and it will download 10.7/17.9MB and then quit. I don't know what needs to be done.

Thanks
 

A:Adobe connect

Hi wyomingcowboy,
Have you reviewed the Adobe Download Troubleshooting Page?
Cheers, TXjim
 

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well i got a webcam yesterday and am trying to hook it up today and i plugged it in to the usb port and all and the light is on so its working but when i try to take a picture or make a movie theres always an error, and when i tried to let people see me over yahoo it just shows black , help?
 

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i recently changed my internet provider to BTtotalbroadband, i have it in a lan connection to my BThomehub. since i done that i can't connect my webcam to any body else except for one or two people in the uk. im using a creative web cam on a dell inspiron 510m with windows xp. PLEASE can anyone help me get my webcam to work again??? i don't know much about computers so easy language please
 

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Hi all,

I originally had a JL550A Toy Camera that worked, then one day it stopped. Whenever I opened it in MSN Messenger, ArcSoft Video MVP, or the computer's Camera/Scanner application there would be no streaming video.

I thought the 5 year old webcam just ran it's course so I bought a new one. It was a Logitech QuickCam Express. Whenever I turned it on, it would play for about three seconds and then I would get a blue screen error. I figured another faulty camera, so I returned it.

This time I bought a GE MiniCam Pro (either a 98067 or a 98667). Same problem as the first camera I had. No video, no nothing. I installed the driver from the website and the cd. Nothing. A little "MiniCam Pro: Connected" button is on my toolbar. When I plug it in to the USB, the "found new hardware" balloons go through and says its ready for use. No dice. When I pressed the button to take a snapshot I got "Error During Capture, Error Code=00000000." I checked the device manager and nothing is out of line. I've gone in safe mode and installed, and when I went back into the regular mode I got "This Graph Cannot Preview," and other than the button on my toolbar that says the cam is connected, no other devices recognize it anymore, let alone stream video.

I'm at the end of my rope and will convert to any religion the prayers of which will fix this darn webcam. Any help is greatly appreciated! I have Windows XP Home Service Pack 3. Thank... Read more

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Good Evening Everyone..HELP!!!
I'm exhausted..I recently installed McAfee Internet Security Suite 6 and now my webcam will not work with Yahoo Messenger..I have done every thing McAfee has told me to do as far as granting access to all the programs and still nothing works..when you ask yahoo they say the TCP setting needs to entered but if it does..darned if I can figure out where..I've just moved far from home and I NEED TO SEE MY FAMILY!!
 

A:Veo Advanced Connect Webcam/yahoo/mcafee

Hi and welcome. I think that setting has to be made thru McAfee's firewall.

http://help.yahoo.com/help/us/mesg/webcams/webcams-13.html
 

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When I access something on the net that uses Adobe Acrobat to read the pdf file I keep getting a notification form Kiero that is is trying to connect to Adobe Systems Inc. Is this normal. Also even after I close the reader out I will get two or three more notifications.
 

A:Adobe Acrobat Trying To Connect

Deke,

It is probably the auto update feature in Acrobat accessing the web to search for updates.

You can check to see if it is set to auto update by opening Acrobat and going to Edit > Preferences > General and scroll down to "Update" and see if it is set to update weekly, monthly or manually.
 

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Sorry if this is in the wrong section, couldn't tell where to put it. I have WinXP.

I've had this issue for awhile now and nothing seems to change it. Adobe cannot update because 'there is no internet connection.' But there is, I'm here right now...
Yahoo messenger cannot 'download files, check firewall settings'. But again...nothing I do lets these work.
I have turned off each firewall, I've put yahoo and adobe in the allowed/trusted lists.
I have Comodo and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, my Windows firewall has been off for years. So...what the heck is going on, how can I get anything to work properly??
I feel like it's something very obvious that I'm overlooking...

A:Messenger & Adobe cannot connect to net...

When you look at Network Connections, does Microsoft Virtual WiFi Minport Adapter show?

If so, disable it.

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My webcam freezes after a few minutes in a meeting.  If I turn off the camera and turn it back on, it just appears black.  The only way to get the webcam to work again is by exiting and rejoining the meeting.  I did a clean reinstall on my computer and Adobe Connect and my webcam worked until my computer upgraded to Windows 8.1. Hardware, Software, desktop configuration:-   Notebook: Lenovo Yoga 13-   Operating System: Windows 8.1, 64bit-   Webcam:1.0M 720p HD integrated webcam-   Browser: Firefox 36.0.4-   Adobe Connect Add-in Version: WIN 11.9.972.8-   Adobe Connect: 9.4.1I have been working with tech support at my program for the past few months, but we haven't been able to figure out the problem.If anyone has any suggestions, I would really appreciate i

A:Adobe Connect camera freezing

We see this freezing camera issue too. We believe it is related to the other Windows 8.1 issues with Adobe Connect. Here's a forum thread discussing Windows 8.1 issues; http://www.connectusers.com/forums/topic/10006/recording-issues-with-connect-922-and-windows-81/ Adobe has suggested the Windows 8.1 issues would be fixed in 9.3 and 9.4 but they weren't. They are now telling us it will be fixed in Connect version 9.5, due out later this year.

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Hi,

I not able to watch recorded lectures on Adobe Connect. Other people are able to do so, however.

I have tried everything on Adobe's website to solve this issue. I have also tried uninstalling the applications and re-installing them. I reset the laptop this morning, but to no avail. This is a new computer, which got delivered 3 days ago.

My exams will be over by Dec 11. I have 44 days to watch the lectures, study and appear for assignments. I had taken two days' leave from work to catch up on my studies. Those days have been wasted trying to open a single lecture.

I would be very grateful, if someone could help me in sorting this out.

Thank you for your valuable time.

Regards,
Mansu
 

A:Need help with recorded lectures on Adobe Connect

Does you system meet all of the Adobe Connect technical specifications and system requirements

Have you run the Adobe Connect pre-meeting diagnostic test?
 

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Lenovo A7 touch screen i5 running win7/64, avast antivirus,  About 6 months ago, lost the ability to cut and paste files among directories.   I Googled the problem and found lots of solutions not at all relevant to me.  sigh.  A pain, but sort of livable-with.   Now in the space of 2 days, Skype wont recognize my webcam and dropbox and Internet Explorer both do not think I am connected to the internet at all.  I have done the standard reinstall / update programs, uninstall/reinstall drivers on Device Manager.  Malwarebytes scan ok.  Dropbox forum helper thought it might be avast antivirus, but I disabled that and still no joy.   Could not run F Scan at all. I think that the problem started when I tried to download some screen capture freeware.  I've cleaned out as much as I can, but still no joy.
 
You will also see from the logs that K9 is installed.  However, it is not working now.  I uninstalled/reinstalled IE 11 two days ago, and when I did that K9 deactivated itself.
 
Help?  Thanks!
 
DDS Logs below.
 
DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64 
Internet Explorer: 11.0.9600.16518  BrowserJavaVersion: 10.51.2
Run by DZV at 21:34:03 on 2014-03-04
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium   6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.8156.5045 [GMT 8:00]
.
AV: avast! Antivirus *Enabled/Updated* {17AD7D40-BA12-9C46-7131-94903A54AD8B}
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A:Dropbox & I E do not connect; Skype not recognize webcam; cut and paste not fncn

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About a month ago I had a virus that involved this "Whitesmoke" toolbar and had the blue screen of death...after some work a friend helped me get things working again and everything seemed normal.

However I just realized that Internet Exlporer wont connect to the internet or detect the settings but Firefox will, my iTunes wont connect, and my recently purchased webcams installation software wont run properly...it comes up but the dropdown bars are blank and I cant select anything. I can only help but think I have some malware/spyware still running on here or some system files got deleted that shouldn't have. All I know is that my system is functional but all screwed up.

I am running a Dell Inspiron E1705 on Windows XP.

Please Help!!!!

A:IE Exlporer wont connect to Internet/Firefox will cant install webcam software...

Here are my logs:
DDS (Ver_10-12-12.02) - NTFSx86
Run by BADASS BRIAN at 15:30:23.59 on Mon 01/31/2011
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.5512 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_18
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.2046.963 [GMT -8:00]

AV: AVG Anti-Virus Free *Enabled/Updated* {17DDD097-36FF-435F-9E1B-52D74245D6BF}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
svchost.exe
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgwdsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehRecvr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehSched.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Program Files\Dell\NICCONFIGSVC\NICCONFIGSVC.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\PnkBstrA.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgrsx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\SoftwareUpdate\YahooAUService.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgemc.exe
C:\Program Files\Canon\CAL\CALMAIN.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG8\avgcsrvx.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_10\bin\jusched.exe
C:\WINDOWS\stsystra.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\UpdateService\issch.exe
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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 220 Processor, AMD64 Family 16 Model 6 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 2815 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430, 256 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 940886 MB, Free - 891582 MB; D: Total - 12879 MB, Free - 1571 MB;
Motherboard: PEGATRON CORPORATION, 2A99
Antivirus: avast! Antivirus, Updated and Enabled

My desktop computer is running quite slow, so I am checking all of the software that I have installed to see if something might be causing the problem. Do I need the above items please? I have Foxit Reader and I am running a free Office Suite called Open Office.

Thank you for reading this.

Kind regards

Nanof2
 

A:Solved: Do I need Adobe Air, Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Reader, please?

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Hopefully someone here has ran into this problem before and can help me, because Google, Yahoo, and Logitech have all been worthless.

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Here are my desktop computer specs:

Vista
DC 3.0gHz
3GB DDR-2
WRT54G Linksys Wireless router
Cox internet
Scientific Atlanta DPC2100R2 Cable Modem
Windows Firewall turned completely off
Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000

My laptop computer specs:

Vista
DC 2.0gHz
3GB DDR-2
WRT54G Linksys Wireless router
Cox internet
Scientific Atlanta DPC2100R2 Cable Modem
Windows Firewall turned completely off
Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000

Her laptop computer specs:

Vista
DC 1.8gHz
1GB DDR-2
Windows Firewall turned completely off
Logitech Quickcam Pro 9000

Wireless router settings:

Yahoo application port forwarded for ports 5000-5200

Yahoo Messenger settings:

Camera source selected to QuickCamPro9000
"Allow everyone to view my webcam" selected

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The situation:

My fiance and I both got the same webcam to use because we live about 2k miles (we are both Army) apart for the time being.

The first time I used the webcam I was at a hotel in Texas on their wireless internet and on my laptop connecting to her laptop. It worked IMMEDIATELY. I installed the Logitech software from the CD, it updated from the internet, plugged it in, BAM worked like a charm over Yahoo.

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A:Yahoo Messenger/Logitech Webcam Problem (was told could be a Vista problem)

Hello Matth3w

Welcome to TSF

I have seen the rest of your requests for help in different forums and not one person has asked you, Have you got Norton? Has your partner got Norton?

If so then you/your partner need to give Norton permission to allow the yahoo web cam facility.

The error message is actually being transmitted from your side telling the other computer that your blocking it because you haven't yet accepted it as a safe device/service

1. You can change these settings in through Windows Firewall

Control Panel\Security\windows Firewall

2. Select Change Settings and select the Exceptions tab.

3. Look down the list to find Yahoo Messenger or relating programs and check the box to the left of it

4. If you cannot find Yahoo Messenger or relating programs select Add Program and search through the Program File to add it.

5. Once checked select Apply and Ok

6. Reboot and try the webcam, you should now be able to use it without any errors. Let me know if its a go

Regards





Craig

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Hello,

I have a Toshiba Satellite c55t-a5218. Recently, my hard drive failed, and so my friend gave me a different one and I switched them out. I used the recovery disks I had made from the first hard drive to install windows onto the new hard drive. Ever since, my webcam hasn't been working. The light will come on and off randomly (it's on right now), but when I open the default "camera" application, it says "connect to a camera". I tried using a 3rd party application, also didn't recognize the camera. It's not even recognized on device manager, and I couldn't find a driver for the camera at all on the toshiba website. Is there anything I can do short of getting a new webcam on ebay and replacing it?

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 8, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU 2020M @ 2.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 58 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3975 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics, 1795 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 227992 MB, Free - 185823 MB;
Motherboard: TOSHIBA, Portable PC
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled
 

A:Webcam light comes on randomly, but windows says "connect to camera"

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I'm in a bit of a dilemma! I bought a new acer aspire 5920 laptop before christmas and aroundabout the time of christmas, a friend thought he could help me out by giving me linux. He thought he knew quite a lot but didn't partition the hard drive etc. I had to send it to acer and they replaced the hardrive. Fortunately it came back in full working order except
I had no more acer programs ('acer arcade', 'acer recovery' and so on....)
I'm quite an active youtuber and record a lot of video blogs and I've tried to use the 'Acer Crystal Eye' webcam, it obviously no longer worked. After searching the internet I found how to open the 'SUYIN NB cam/Acer Orbicam'.........and fair enough-Ican record a video. But it has no sound. When I activate the web cam device, I see myself on screen......yay?! However, when I try activating the realtek sound device the picture goes and says this graph can not be previed...etc.

Plz help

A:Awful Problem....well worth asking about (problem with webcam)

sounds like a driver issue. if your computer is still under warranty try calling acer. check out their contact site here

it seems though its a confliction between drivers. :) good luck

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Greetings,

Please bear with me. Not only am I a novice Tech Support Guy Forum participant, I'm not as knowledgable as I'd like to be about computers.

I use two computers. One is my employer's; the other is my personal machine. Both utilize Windows XP Pro Service Pack 3. Both machines are set for Internet Explorer 8. Both also use Adobe Reader 9.2 All of the necessary updates are in order.
One website I visit frequently belongs to an organization that archives its newsletters and allows subscribers to retrieve full pages of past issues. All the subscriber needs to do is to type in the date of publication, and thumbnails of each page of that edition appear. (The organization essentially photographs the pages of each edition of the newsletter and makes the pages available as pdf's.)

The problem occurs when I use my personal computer. It doesn't happen all of the time, but it happens often enough to be annoying. When I find a page I want to retrieve and click on that thumbnail, the page comes up -- but with more than half of the text and photos missing. I also get an error message -- "Insufficient Data for an Image."

I went to the forums on the Adobe website, and learned that this error message typically indicates that the pdf file is corrupt. People with this problem are instructed to contact the file's creator.

That advice would normally make sense, except that when I use my employer's computer to retrieve the very same pages,... Read more

A:Adobe Reader Problem? Or Internet Explorer Problem?

See if this helps "Foxit Reader"
http://download.cnet.com/Foxit-Reader/3000-10743_4-10313206.html
This is the one I use and it opens everything. " Sumatra"
http://download.cnet.com/Sumatra-PDF-Viewer/3000-10743_4-10698785.html (I never liked all those Adobe updates and problems like you are experiencing)
Good luck
 

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I have a Veo Webcam installed on a laptop running Windows XP Pro. The camera works just fine with its own software, but when I try to use with any other software, i.e. AOL(for video messanging), it tells me that the camera is in use by another application. Problem is, I can't see any application, even in the processes list, that would be using the webcam. I have no idea what's using the camera. It appears that nothing is, yet any application other than the camera's own application says that the camera is being used by something else.

Anyone know what would cause this?
 

A:Problem With Veo Webcam

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Hi...
i have got a very starnge problem with my webcam..i was using it the other day wen suddenly a blue screen appeared saying encouner problem not serious one cant rememebr the error code says if any video adapters are connected to it it should be unplugged and restart ur pc the problem will be solved..i unplugged my cam and restarted well ateru plug in my cam in USB port i says cam not found/not connected...but i checked in both the ports other devices work not cam it a night vision webcam so lights on when connected but it could not read the webcam device i uninstall the cam drive and reinstall it still same now wen i try to uninstall cam drive its not allowing me... some error message comes in i checked through device manager my cam device cant be found.......not sure what to do i am very sure webcam is being connected perfectly.....
do help to fix my webcam i need it to be fixed....now cam drive cant uninstalled even...
 

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Hello,

I bought the Genius VideoCAM Look webcam today. Installed the drivers from the CD then plugged in the camera. The PC detected it but when I open the software, the camera won't work.

I just get a black screen in the software and the egg-timer. I've tried reinstalling it, tried the driver from the website as well as the CD and have the most recent version of ActiveX - but nothing works.

Also, the LED on top of the camera is not lit up.

Can someone help or is the camera not working? I'm using Windows XP, by the way, and have a modern Fujitsu Siemens PC.
 

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Hello all, my webcam was working properly...then we got DSL and got a router with firewall and a wireless card for my computer. The router is on another computer, just card on this one. After everything was installed, now webcam doesnt work. I have uninstalled the network card from my computer and everything that had to deal with the dsl. Webcam still doesnt work. I am not sure of what to do next, any suggestions? TIA

Drew
 

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sorry if this is the wrong forum, just move it if it is.

ive recently formatted my computer and reinstalled winxp. im trying now to get my webcam to work. i had a cd with drivers for it on, but it got destroyed, so i went out on a quest to find drivers for the cam. i found them after a while, and installed it. however, when i try to run the program i get an error saying that no cam is connected. i tried installing the drivers and pointing the searchthingi towards a folder with all the files, but nothing.

some time ago i had the same problem, and i asked canyon about this, and they said that i had to install some device drivers. i thought i was trying to install them? or is that something else? in that case, how do i fix that?

really want my webcam to work, so please please help ^^

A:Webcam Problem

First check if the drivers are installed correctly.How to update a Windows hardware driver

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I bought a Creative Live! Pro Webcam. Whe I try to open the program, it initialize the camera then it displays, 'camera not available-may be used by another source.' I have to reinstall the software through the internet. It works right after the download. When I close it and try to reopen it, I get the same message. What can I do to solve this issue???

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I am having ACER Aspire 4920G with windows OS. System webcam stopped working recently. When ever click the webcam shortcut it opens the properties details but camera didn't get starts. Could someone guide to get it set.
 

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hey, im using a GMC minicam pro model number 98067 made by jascoproducts.com

i have installed the drivers/software from jasco for this specific camera. when i plug my cam in, the little icon on the bottom right of my screen comes on, says new hardware found yada yada yada. and in the end it cant install itself.

so i go to use the program, and it says "sorry, no video capture hardware". what should i do? i reinstalled everything several times. update.microsoft.com assured me all security fixes and drivers were uptodate. my video card is a 5200 nvidea. and i have no other problems with any hardware/software on my computer except for this.

please please help

EDIT: oh, and i get a code 28 error on my usb camera in device manager.
 

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Hello there. I am new to this. I bought my B50-80 over a month ago and it came with Windows 8.1. After a few days I upgraded to Windows 10. I then tested the webcam and it doesn't work - it doesn't even detect it. There is definitely a webcam as I can see it above the screen but I didn't test it when it arrived only after I upgraded to Windows 10. So I'm not sure if it's a compatibility issue or something else. I have searched for solutions and tried a few things  but nothing works. Does anyone have any ideas? If it's a hardware issue, how do I get into the laptop to check the connection. Many thanks for any advice. If there's any more information you need then do ask and I will provide it.Mike

A:B50-80 webcam problem

I have this problem too. After installed Windows 8.1 I can't detect myn webcam anymore. I tried to istall different driver but It didnt resolve the problem.

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Dear,find the correct solution of VGA hardware driver run problem.

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Howdy,

Just bought this webcam and trying to get it going, Installation was fine but comes up blank in any program no matter what and adjusting brightness etc aren't fixing it. The programs that have come with it are ePCCap and emAMCAP and I cant make sense of getting it to work but it's driving me crazy. And yeah for the record it's a
Max-i-Swann Webcam.

A:Webcam Problem

Well, I've found this to be quite helpfull

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Hey guys,

Im using windows 7, my computer model is msi vx600, however among all the drivers designed for this model i cant find any webcam/mic drivers. I could try downloading drivers for them in google, but i dont know what their model is my device manager dont even detect them, any ideas?

Thanks for any help.

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I cant find a camera driver on any site that doesn't say that it's a built in driver.

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Hello everybody,
I've installed the Windows 8. My Webcam was working but reversed, so I've installed drivers and after my webcam stopped working. It says Connect a camera.
My notebook is Asus K50IN and my webcam is Chicony.
Thank you

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I have a HP 320a-1010 All in one PC that has a built in webcam which is very limited in what I can do with it as the PC is too heavy to be showing people around my living room .etc.

What is the go with using a add on webcam and not the built in webcam? Is it easy to do or not?

thanks for your help.
 

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Hi , I recently upgraded to the latest version of MSN but now I cannot see myself on my own webcam. I just get a disabled webcam picture.

I know people can see me when its on I just cant see myself.

Can anyone please help ?

Thanks
 

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Nobody ?
 

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Ok, I can't be alone on this....surely?

Having not used my webcam for a long time I had a go tonight. The clik that starts a webcam conversation seems to have gone. When I clik the webcam icon and choose >start video call, I just get 'Messenger is not available right now. Please try again later. (0x8ac70013)'

Can't get past this

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Thanks for the help guys , sorted it myself

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hi..Asha here
I have installed windows 7 on my HP Pavilion dv4 series.But now my I m unable to find hp webcam option in my laptop though it is working fine with skype.I am unable to start HP smart media option also. Also fingerprint option for setting password is not working now.I also have update my webcam driver & the status is "working properly".
Initially my laptop was with windows vista and all these options were working correctly.Is there any problem with windows 7?
plz help me.

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Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

You need to check with the HP support site for Windows 7 drivers and download and install any that are needed.

HP Support & Drivers | United Kingdom

You may need a different region as I'm not sure where you're from.

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