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CaptureView 8x22 VGA FAQ

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CaptureView 8x22 VGA
What can I view with my CaptureView Binoculars?
A: Use your CaptureView Binoculars for Sporting Events, Bird-watching, Public Events, viewing wildlife. Anything you would use a standard pair of binoculars for, the CaptureView will see and give you the added advantage of capturing the image.

These cameras have a Video Mode. How long can the videos be?
A: In Video Mode the CaptureView 8x22 Digital Camera Binocular will take movies (AVI Format) of up to 3 minutes in length. Use this mode to capture not just a moment, but the mood and feeling of an event.

How many images will it hold?
A: The Meade CaptureView 8x22 Digital Camera Binocular willl hold up to 360, 640x480 (VGA) pictures.

Can I use other programs to manipulate my images? Can I use them to download images from my Camera?
A: You can use your other photo imaging programs to manipulate your images. The CaptureView binoculars will have no trouble downloading images to other software.

How do I focus the Camera?
A: The camera is always in Focus from 49 feet to infinity. If you take pictures of objects closer than 49 feet they may appear fuzzy or blurry. When looking through the binoculars you will need to focus them for your eyes, but the camera will always be in focus.




TECH SUPPORT

When I run the CaptureView VGA Manager the Camera is not recognized. What is wrong?
A: If you encounter an error message:

      

  1. Click "OK", then close the program "CaptureView VGA Manager".
  2. Go to the "start" button, and select "Programs".
  3. Find the folder "CaptureView VGA Manager", then click on "Uninstall CaptureView VGA Manager".
  4. Follow the directions on page 6 of the manual under "Downloading and Software Installation" to re-install the CaptureView VGA Manager.

If this does not resolve the problem, switch USB ports and try again. Make sure to use a USB port directly on the computer, not a shared port, or USB hub.

I get a New Hardware Wizard every time I plug in the camera, and the computer will not install the drivers. What should I do?
A: If you get the following screen when trying to update the drivers; follow the procedure below.

      

Check the desktop for the correct installation of the CaptureView VGA Manager. The following icon should be visible on the desk top.

      

If the icon is not visible, install the CaptureView VGA Manager from the CD-ROM.

If the icon is present on the desktop, proceed with the following steps:

  1. Go to the "start" button, and select "Programs".
  2. Find the folder "CaptureView VGA Manager", then click on "Uninstall CaptureView VGA Manager".
  3. Follow the directions on page 6 of the manual under "Downloading and Software Installation" to re-install the CaptureView VGA Manager.

If this does not resolve the problem, switch USB ports and try again. Make sure to use a USB port directly on the computer, not a shared port, or USB hub.

My computer shuts down when trying to install the drivers. What should I do?
A: IMPORTANT: If you encounter an error message that the Computer has performed a fatal operation and must shut down. You will need to download the latest updates for Windows XP from Microsoft.

   On the Internet, log onto www.microsoft.com:

On the left side of the screen you will find "Windows Update" listed. Go to the windows update page and left click on "Scan & Review for updates". When the Scan is complete it is necessary to install all of the "Critical Updates" and "Driver Updates" for Windows XP. When this is complete the Drivers will install without any difficulty.

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