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webcam help


Jun 01 2010 | 4:53 pm

Hi all just a quick question… I want to use a simple usb webcam to capture video for my patcher, but my laptop has a built in webcam and the patcher always uses the built in camera not the external webcam. How can I get around this? this is the start of the patcher


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MIB
Jun 01 2010 | 5:37 pm

have a look at the helpfile. in particular you might be interested in the messages [input $1] and [vdevice $1].

Jun 02 2010 | 9:28 am

Try this:


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Jun 03 2010 | 7:35 pm

also try this for window

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Jun 06 2010 | 12:19 pm

Thanks for your help guys

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