Thread: ichat & iSight help please!!
03-23-2006, 02:35 AM #1lizzybear75Guestichat & iSight help please!!
I have a G5 iMac (i'm a new mac user so please excuse my amateur jargon) and recently was given an iSight but I can't get it to work.
When i select to have a video chat with someone on my buddies list - a box pops up saying it's connecting to the other user but when they click on accept it comes back to me saying that it failed to start because I didn't respond.
I have checked the preferences and it says the firewall is off and i don't know what else to try.
Can anyone help?
Thanks in advance Lizzybear75
03-23-2006, 05:47 AM #2
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it might be something on their end that kills the connection have you tried to do it with more than one person?
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03-23-2006, 06:48 PM #3
1. are you using ichat or some other program?
2. what is the os on the other end?
03-23-2006, 09:23 PM #4
another thing to consider is the other persons internet connection. both parties need to be on some form of high speed connection.
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03-23-2006, 09:24 PM #5lizzybear75Guest
Yes - using iChat.
Both ends are G5 iMacs - so OS X but I don't know what version.
03-23-2006, 09:41 PM #6lizzybear75Guest
Both parties are on broadband
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