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Windows 7: Can I stream my video camera?

08 Jan 2010   #1
adgower

windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 
Can I stream my video camera?

Well basically I have a tv tuner and I can plug my video camera in, kodak zi6, and I was wondering how I can make it the camera I use for skype? or how can I stream that video live?

I have looked at splitcam, but I don't know if that is what I need, and also it doesn't support 64 bit... so i'm outta luck with trying that, and also In skype it had options to choose my tv tuner or webcam, but when I choose my tv tuner nothing happens I can't get anything to show up...

Thanks!


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08 Jan 2010   #2
mckillwashere

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008
 
 

Im assuming It has a usb port correct?
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09 Jan 2010   #3
GatoSoft

@Home/Work: Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64
 
 

Hi! ^_^

Are you trying to use your Kodak Zi6 like a webcam? If that is your intention maybe you can do it with your cam's A/V cables connected to your TV tuner if your tuner is recognized as a video capture device.
For example, I've a Pinnacle PCTV that Windows recognizes as a video capture device and I can set it up like a webcam under Windows Live Messenger or Skype, so I can send TV images and audio to people who I'm chatting to.
Post your TV tuner's brand & model and maybe I could help you some way.
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10 Jan 2010   #4
adgower

windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

yes that is exactly what I want to do

here is the one I have TVW600USB|ATI TV Wonder HD 600 USB 2.0|TVW600 at diamondmm.com

and skype does see it, but when I go to it It just shows a black screen...
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