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Old October 2nd, 2006, 11:20 PM   #1
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Firestore and Firewire web cams

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Is it possible for the FS100 to record a signal from a Firewire web cam?
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Old October 3rd, 2006, 10:13 AM   #2
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It's doubtful. First off, I don't think the Firestore puts out power on the firewire connector. Even if it did though, most webcams (like the iSight) don't output DV video. They're IIDC devices, and use a different protocol that the Firestore wouldn't know about.
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Old October 3rd, 2006, 02:21 PM   #3
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Colin is exactly correct. These cams will not work.

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Old October 4th, 2006, 07:33 PM   #4
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Colin and Matt...

Thanks for the info.
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Old August 26th, 2007, 10:38 AM   #5
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IIDC Tablet PC recorder

Any ideas what might work. Perhaps a Linux-based IIDC recording software on a tablet PC that has 1394a (Firewire 800).
Hmm. Any ideas if a tablet does have Firewire 800 ??
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