Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A460 Digital Camera ?

I want take canon powershot as a webcam

\015 Can i use canon powershot a460 as webcam.\015\012Its important to answer fast, i need it now.\015\012thanks\015\012katja wehner\015

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The camera has a video output, if I remember correctly. Most of the\015\012models come with the video output adaptor cable. With some models that\015\012have the option, the cable has to be purchased separately.
\015\012For the computer you need a video capture card with the capture software, and that your web conference program would be compatible with.
\015\012When using the camera as a live video camera, it is best to have the\015\012optional AC power supply. You will find that the batteries will not\015\012last very long. This camera was designed primarily to be used as a\015\012photo camera.
\015\012You cannot use the USB output of the camera for live video. The USB\015\012output can only transfer recorded video and photos from the memory\015\012card. It is not able to stream a live output as like a webcam.
\015\012By-the-way, Canon will not support using a camera of this type for a web cam. They actualy take it as an insult.
\015\012It is best to get a dedicated webcam. These are very low in cost, and\015\012are appropriate for the application. The video bandwidth will be very\015\012large when using a photo camera as a webcam. You better make sure you\015\012have unlimited data\015\012usage with a good high speed ISP. There may be delays during high\015\012traffic times, and if someone wants to communicate with you using a\015\012dialup modem, it will probably be impossible.
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