USB Digital Camera (or webcam) in MS Access

Posted on 2009-04-29
Last Modified: 2013-12-20
I need to create an MS Access database where I can capture a live image from a digital camera or maybe a webcam, connected via USB.

I need to store the image as a file on the drive and store the file path and name in the mdb.

This will be on a newer model laptop running Vista, or maybe Windows 2000.

I found a few threads on EE, but most of them are pretty old.

Any recommendations on a good, currently supported OCX tool (free or paid) for doing this?
Question by:Kaprice
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    Hi Kaprice,

    Have a look at DBPix

    Good Luck!


    Author Comment

    So, it looks like the only requirement is to have a camera that supports TWAIN, is that right?

    Do you know if that's common in digital cameras and webcams?
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