Logitech C910 & MacBook

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20 Aug, 2011 06:08 PM

I have an older macbook:
Mac OS X 10.6.8
2.2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo

I can not get Sparkbooth to recognize the C910. I did this:
but it did not work.

I get Photobooth to recognize it, & it is an amazing wecam..

I am heading to Burning Man in one week & REALLY want to get it to work. Link to photos once I return to whoever can help me get this cam to work!


Still trying to figure it out..

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by John on 20 Aug, 2011 08:00 PM

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    The only other option I know of is to physically disable your built-in
    webcam. Like what this guy did:

  2. Support Staff 2 Posted by John on 20 Aug, 2011 08:01 PM

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    Did you try these instructions?


    There is also a link to a video showing you how to enable the USB webcam.

  3. 3 Posted by Aisha on 24 Aug, 2011 05:19 PM

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    I followed both set of instructions and it still didn't work. I opened Photobooth and when I then opened SparkBooth it is clear thatiSight is off because the preview is black and it takes pictures of the blackness. I I still don't have the option to select the Logitech camera.

  4. 4 Posted by raster on 29 Aug, 2011 12:13 PM

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    Yeah, on my old iMac there was no software solution, and my last resort was to disable the built-in iSight camera. I mention that in this post: http://rasterweb.net/raster/2011/05/19/the-photo-booth/

  5. John closed this discussion on 26 Sep, 2011 02:22 AM.

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