WebCam Tricks: Things You Always Wanted to do with your WebCam!

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WebCam TricksThis article will help you do several things with your web cam which you always wanted to do but couldn’t. Alright! Here you go….

How to record or capture video chats or webcams? You have been chatting which the coolest chick in the world and because you are a geek you friends wont believe you if they don’t see it (that’s lame, lets try another one). You are in a important meeting and there are several things you want to remember from the meeting, what do you do? Record the video chat?

That’s exactly what YCC Cam Cap lets you do. It automatically saves the streaming video to an .avi file on your computer for later references. To visit the page click here  or click here to download the application directly. WebCam Companion is another software which is free and offers more features. It lets you capture, edit, print and share photos and from your Webcam.

How to setup live streaming on a website? Let’s say you want to add live streaming of your web cam to a site or a web page. What do you do? You download CoffeeCup WebCam 4 for windows. This is not a free software but you can certainly try a full version of this software for free. Click here to read more and download the software’s.

Here is another one. “How to use a webcam with more than one application at a time?CamSplitter will help you split your cam with different applications. This will be helpful in case you have two friends, one on and another on MSN. Using this software you can have a video chat with both of them. Click here to visit the download page or here to download the software directly. This software will cost you around $30 but you can try it for free.

How to convert a web Cam to a security ? Download and install 123Motion this will help you setup a cheap but effective security system at home. 123Motion is capable of doing a lot of intelligent things like Motion Detection, Capturing images are regular intervals, capture images and send e-mails, upload images to ftp, sound the alarm, etc… Click here to visit the download page or here to download it directly.

How to create video greetings or change backgrounds using Webcam? WebcamMax is one of the softwares which will let you do multiple things such as change the background, create greetings, add images, record and share videos, etc.. the coolest thing about the software is it lets you change background while a live video chat is on. Click here to visit the download page or here to directly download.

I hope this article helps you do a lot of things you always wanted to do!

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6 Comments on This Article

  1. By: Kumar on February 22, 2008 at 11:48 pm

    you have an excellent blog, its very informative and useful, i also like the way the whole blog is designed, organized and enhanced with different plugins. can you please share with us the list of wordpress plugins that you use for this blog both for the presentation purpose and for everyday background management purpose. if you can brief a little about each plugin that you use and recommend will help all the new wordpress bloggers like me a lot.
    thanks in advance -kumar

  2. By: william on February 23, 2008 at 8:24 am

    plz can some one tell me how to make you look like your on fire when your doing webcam??

  3. By: Abbas on March 3, 2008 at 1:29 am

    Thanks for the suggestion Kumar.. I will certanly write about the plugin's on my blog

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