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webcam connection troubles

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by off_the_mark, Feb 6, 2005.

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  1. off_the_mark

    off_the_mark Thread Starter

    Oct 21, 2004
    hey, i have a webcam but it wont connect to other webcams all the time. It will connect to some other cams but not everyone! I use a uni connection and think this is the case... is there something i can do to make it work for everyone?
  2. eddie5659

    eddie5659 Moderator Malware Specialist

    Mar 19, 2001

    This may be the firewall setup that was installed by the University. If everyone was connected at the same time, this would slow their server down.

    When it connects to say webcams A-D, but not E-G, what happens if you drop the connection to A-D? Can you connect to E-G?

    If so, it looks like they've set a limit on the amount to use. You may have to contact the Admin or IT dept.


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