Reviews and Problems with Creative WebCam Vista Plus
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Didn't work with Windows Live Messanger and updated drivers need to be constantly downloaded
Mr. Daniel Roy, Amazon
17 November 2003
Summary: The camera itself is alright, it has an OK output resolution but it doesn't work with Windows Live messenger. The drivers also need to be uninstalled and replaced with new ones off the creative website. It also worked with skype for a while but stopped with a newer driver set.
Excerpt: I got this webcam with a mate at a local techie store. It was a factoryr efurb and cost him £5. Not bad we thought, can 't be too terrible for the money we thought. We were right, we thought.... after we got it back to his house.
Excerpt: I bought this webcam a couple of years ago because I was sent a £20 off for anything over £40 spent on, what was then, buy.com. Never thought about buying a webcam before that but I'm glad I did.
Excerpt: One has to ask oneself, "should I get a webcam?" before entering the myriad of choices available in the webcam retail arena. I asked myself this question and came up with the answer yes and bought the creativelabs webcam plus. Am I glad I did? Well no not really.
Excerpt: I brought my webcam from buy.com for about £30 6 months ago, which was a complete bargain. Its an excellent device - very easy to install via plug and play USB under Windows 98se and has flawless operation.
Excerpt: The Creative Web Cam Go is the first web cam I have ever bought, and I must say that I am very pleased with the result. It is a fantastic camera, built for the ideal consumer in mind – the one who is not a qualified expert in computers and all their mind-boggling jargon.
Excerpt: This camera DOES NOT work with Athlon processors, despite what Creative tell you on the box ! I happily run a USB CD burner, a USB ADSL modem, USB mouse, etc. on my Athlon 550. Strangely enough, they all work PERFECTLY with my Athlon motherboard.
Excerpt: I recently though it was about time that I got a webcam. I stubled across the Videoblaster webcam plus while searching for the cheapest! Whe it arrived I found it really easy to install (less that 5 minutes) with a good selection of software (although I dont understand what the difference is between...
Excerpt: I actually got this Camera today for Xmas! So far I have found it excellent. Not only have I taken pictures of my family and friends, I have captured video to email to my Dad, and others. The software included with this lightweight, stylish camera is fantastic.
Excerpt: I bought this webcam about a week ago from buy.com. With a £20 off voucher, I got it for around £20. It arrived three or four days later, I installed it and what did I get - Nothing!! My webcam does not work for more than five seconds.