Starting a Video Conference
Taking a Picture
HP Webcam User's Guide
You can add live video to the most popular instant messaging (IM) applications
(ISP connection required):
NOTE: HP recommends using VGA resolution or lower to optimize your video
conferencing experience. Video performance varies depending on your PC performance
and Internet bandwidth.
Open the instant messaging application.
Follow the video conferencing steps in your IM application's documentation.
Double-click the HP Photosmart
icon on the Windows
Select View>Get Images>From
Scanner. The Select Device dialog
Select HP Camera and then
A warning appears to indicate that the
device isn't a scanner. Click Yes.
Click Capture to take a picture
Click Transfer to save the picture in
the My Documents/My Scans/
<Current Month> folder.
Now you are ready to edit and share your photos with HP Photosmart Essential. To learn
more about using HP Photosmart Essential, click the Help menu.