The component is the actual driver that allows other applications to access the video-stream.
(note: i Chat does not recognize most USB webcams unless you install i Chat USBCam - this is shareware unrelated to macam) Many thanks to the spca5xx/gspca Linux webcam driver project, especially Michel Xhaard and friends.
If your camera is not on the list, or if the support is different from what is indicated, please let us know!
The most recent version of macam is release 0.9.2, available here. In particluar the PS3 Eye, which requires USB2, but has a phenomenal picture.
Compress recorded files before sending them online for even faster uploading to share with friends, family, teachers or clients.
Our recorder is part of the Clipchamp Convert/Record/Edit/Compress product.
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