video codecs

12-09-2004 06:43 PM
gold_poniy

ok guys and gals...here is my problem...see if you can help me.
everytime i send this video to my friend it does not download the codecs from my computer to his.....how can i fix this problem...
the video was made with a logtech webcam......Please help.....

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12-09-2004 10:55 PM
anonymous
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Can you find out what codec the video uses? Feed the file into gspot and tell us what the fourcc is.
http://www.headbands.com/gspot

P.S: In many webcams the default codec by choice is Indeo 5 (fourcc=IV50). If that’s what it turns out to be tell your friend to download the Indeo Package from here
http://www.comp.lancs.ac.uk/computing/users/paul/forest/video%20codecs/
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12-09-2004 11:19 PM
gold_poniy

it has the Indeo video 510 and the Indeo video 510 compressor file. Very helpful...thank you very much....so now...all i have to do is have him run get the files and put them in his computer right?

Thanks bunches..

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