Web Cam

  redshift300 19:55 24 Jan 03
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My son in law and I are trying to sommunicate by web cam using Yahoo messenger.
I can see him but he cannot see me. His computer says "Using incorrect version of software, please update" We are using the latest version of messenger.
Any ideas. I use XP Pro and he uses 98SE.
Many thanks in advance.

  deepblueuk 21:34 24 Jan 03

i've been using yahoo latest version of yahoo.co.uk for month's now with no problems but after a clean install of XP pro this week i've had the same problem i updated to the 5.5 version of yahoo messenger fron click here it worked but i would like to know hwy it just stopped working if any one as the answer's.

thanks in advance Deep

  deepblueuk 11:11 25 Jan 03

refresh

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 11:30 25 Jan 03

Its usually firewall that blocks the signal,or the directory sever is busy,try lowering settings to medium in firewall.

  redshift300 13:15 25 Jan 03

Thanks for taking the time to reply, I will try your suggestions and let you know if I find out anything more.

  duplo 13:17 25 Jan 03

do you connect through a Lan... a router or such device?

  redshift300 11:56 26 Jan 03

We all updated to messenger 5.5 and that solved the problem.
duplo I use broad band on cable and the receiver is on 56K no lan or router.
sound not good so that is the next problem to solve.
many thanks

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