Having problems with your Vivitar ViviCam 5100 Digital Camera ?
Using as a web cam but still able to take pics?
\015 I was wondering if i hooked my vivcam 5100 up as a web cam if i could still take pictures while its hooked up or do i have to unplug it\015
I don't believe that you could do both, The camera is set in one mode or the other.
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