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Old September 28, 2009, 09:48 PM
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a few years ago... my brothers bought two webcam at different time (old and older)...

i remember they used same driver to work... the program that i used is amcap...

i want to test if they are good for "home-made" security camera... just little and fun project...

so... anyone knows how to install drivers for unknown webcams?


edit: amcap software didn't come with driver... eh? how the hell it was working... hmmm... am i out of lucky?
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Old September 29, 2009, 02:10 AM
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AMCap uses Microsoft DirectShow. It does not take much to integrate DirectShow into a windows application; the sample source code from Microsoft is about a hundred lines. AFAIK, most video surveillance systems are based off video capture cards and do not support DirectShow well or at all.
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i see... but some webcam software has motion senor... so i am curious about it...
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