Re: Xbox live vision webcam help
Did you notice you are in a Vista newsgroup? You'd probably do better in
and XP group.
Blessings & peace --- Ray
"Djanch" <Djanch@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I recently tried using my xbox live cam with my computer; It's usb and is
> capable for being used with windows xp (which i have). But i cannot get it
> work at all. when i try to test it in My Computer I get a pop up that says
> Creation of the video preview failed.
> Please check the device connection and make sure the deivce is not being
> used by another application or user.
> The cam is connected and is not being used by any other program,when i log
> on windows messanger it detects the camera but when i try and use it on
> messanger i also get a error saying the webcam is not plugged in or is
> used by annother application. I am not using the camera with anything
> the drivers are installed and in Device Manager/Imaging devices it says
> cam is working properly. I've tried using it with yahoo messanger and i
> the same error message. I've searched for an answer and couldnt find one
> hopefully someone here will know how to fix this problem. Or if theres a
> to find out what device is using the cam?
> -thanks for your time