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I have looked through the tutorials and manual and I cannot figure out how to install/use/change backgrounds in YouCam 9. I just want to use a background - not the avatar. I have downloaded and installed backgrounds but I can't figure out where they wind up. I do not see a Backgrounds tab

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ScottR3222 [Avatar]
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Quote I have looked through the tutorials and manual and I cannot figure out how to install/use/change backgrounds in YouCam 9. I just want to use a background - not the avatar. I have downloaded and installed backgrounds but I can't figure out where they wind up. I do not see a Backgrounds tab

Scott


Well, I guess you can disregard my question. After looking at other posts, this is a feature that YouCam DID have but does not have now. I guess when I read the features and user manual, I misunderstood the term "Background". Apparently in YouCam 9 the term is only in reference to creating new avatars.

My Google Searches were showing me refernces to YouCam RX which I guess no longer exists.

So there you go. Buyer Beware and read ALL the details. Just seems like this is such a much desired features these days that it should be standard in the Deluxe version.
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Youcam RX is a version that only came preinstalled on some laptops, it was never for sale on the cyberlink store. FYI, if you bought Youcam on the cyberlin store, you can return it before 30 days.

If you want to replace your background during a live chat, then you need Perfectcam.

https://www.cyberlink.com/products/perfectcam/features_en_US.html

Dave
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ScottR3222 [Avatar]
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Quote Youcam RX is a version that only came preinstalled on some laptops, it was never for sale on the cyberlink store. FYI, if you bought Youcam on the cyberlin store, you can return it before 30 days.

If you want to replace your background during a live chat, then you need Perfectcam.

https://www.cyberlink.com/products/perfectcam/features_en_US.html

Dave


Thanks for the reply. I demo'd PerfectCam but it doesn't appear to have camera controls like zooming the image. I need that more than the virtual backgrounds. I'll stick with YouCam.
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