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Can I use a USB extender for a Webcam

Posted on 2014-03-27
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I need to extend my USB webcam about 30ft. Can this be done? I did some research and found a IOGear USB 2.0 Booster Extension Cable 39ft. Has anyone used this or done this?

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I haven't done it and it might degrade video quality some, but it should work.
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ok thanks. It says on the IOGear 2.0 Booster Extension Cable that it shouldnt effect the performance but i was hoping someone who has used this could comfirm that with me. Thank you again
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No issues in using such cable. It will allow you to be flexible.

Review on Amazon says all +ve about this product.

http://www.amazon.com/IOGEAR-Booster-Extension-Cable-GUE216/product-reviews/B0002WPS6C/ref=dp_top_cm_cr_acr_txt?showViewpoints=1

If I would have been in such need of this product I would have gone for it without hesitation.
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Thank you. I appreciate the comments
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