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WebCam control..

Posted on 2001-08-18
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Last Modified: 2010-04-06
I just got myself a webcam. Unfortunately, the software that came with it didn't have too many I want to build my own app in Delphi, that can control the cam. Any ideas?

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RickHalle earned 200 total points
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Here is a list of stuff you might try. I have not tested these and it would depend on the webcam you use anyway since they are not all accessed the same. Beware though as what testing I have done in this area indicates that many of the components out there already are buggy. Essentially you will want to start looking for stuff that uses AVICAP32.dll or VidCap32. You may find that niether work but a search for delphi + AVICAP32.dll should result in several pages that have related information. (Bottom of page)

Rick Halle

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A easy to use control:

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Sorry. Thought I could delete this since I go tno further solving the problem.

THanks anyway

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sageryd-->  You have tried to delete many of your open questions here.... as I stated above:

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