ArcSoft WebCam Companion
closes when I press the
HP Instant Chat button
The webcam buttons are not
I hear an echo or feedback in
The webcam audio is not
synchronized with the
HP Elite Autofocus Webcam User's Guide
Only one application can use your webcam at a time. To re-open ArcSoft
WebCam Companion, press the Snapshot
Look in the Windows System Tray for the Button Manager
If you don't see the Button Manager icon, then open
My Computer, navigate to the Program Files\HP\Button
Manager folder, and double-click the BM.EXE file.
If you do see the Button Manager icon, then insert the CD that
came with your HP webcam and install the following components:
DirectX (Windows XP only)
HP Webcam Software and Magic-i 3
On Windows XP computers (Classic view):
Click Start > Control Panel > Sounds and Audio Devices.
Click the Audio tab.
Under Sound playback, click Volume, and drag the Master Volume
slider to adjust the speaker volume.
Under Sound recording, click Volume, and drag the Microphone slider
to adjust the microphone volume.
On Windows Vista computers (Classic view):
Click Start > Control Panel > Sound.
Click the Playback tab.
Select the Speaker you are using and then click Properties.
Click the Levels tab and drag the sliders to adjust the output level.
Click the Recording tab.
Select the Microphone you are using and then click Properties.
Click the Levels tab and drag the sliders to adjust the input level.
From the Video Capture screen, select the Resolution list, and set the video
resolution to 640x480 to synchronize the video and audio. After
synchronizing the audio and video, try increasing the resolution to the next
level. If the problem recurs, go back to the previous resolution setting.