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I set up skype on my dad's laptop and mine. We could see each other but not hear each other. I tried to fix the sound and now he can hear me...but we can't see other. I've spent hours on this and can't fix this. Hoping you can help.


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Normal\015\012 0\015\012 \015\012 \015\012\015\012\015\012Web Camera’s have to be\015\012setup on the program they are to be used with. \015\012Just installing the camera on your computer does not set it up to\015\012broadcast on messengers or Skype.\015\012\015\012
\015\012\015\012Each program has Options that have to be setup in order for\015\012the Audio and Video to function properly.
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\015\012\015\012A. Skype Setup:
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\015\012\015\012After downloading and installing Skype (http://www.skype.com/intl/en-gb/download/skype/windows/beta/downloading/)\015\012set it up as follows:
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  1. Go to Tools,\015\012 then Options, and click on Audio Settings and set the Microphone\015\012 and Speakers to the computer Audio Card.
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  3. Then\015\012 click on the Video Settings.
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  5. The\015\012 camera if Installed Properly will come up and show a video picture.
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  7. Then,\015\012 on the bottom of the page click on Save.
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\015\012\015\012The camera and audio should function properly. Your friends and Family will now be able to\015\012see and her to you.
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\015\012\015\012B. Yahoo Setup:
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\015\012\015\012After downloading and installing Yahoo Messenger (http://www.soft32.com/download_30.html\015\012) set it up as follows:
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  1. Go to\015\012 Messenger at the top left and click on it.
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  3. Next\015\012 go down to Preferences and click on it.
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  5. Next\015\012 Calling and Devices on the right and set the Microphone and Speakers to\015\012 the computer Audio Card.
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  7. Next\015\012 go to the Test Audio section and \015\012 (in blue writing) click on \015\012 “Open the call setup assistant” and follow the instructions on the\015\012 left window.
\015\012\015\012 Hope\015\012this helps. Bud
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