Issues with using webcam in EasyBadge

Modified on Fri, 02 Sep 2022 at 12:14 PM

If you have an issue with using a Webcam you can use the “Use Alternative Grabber” setting and see if this improves the webcam capture process.


1. Click the menu button ( 3 lines top left of program window.


2. Click Settings at bottom of menu.


3. In the EasyBadge options dialogue click Images > and tick the  Use Alternative Grabber” settings as below.


This usually fixes WebCam issues




If you cannot use your Microsoft Life Cam 3000 try  this 

Please follow these steps:
1. Open "Device Manager".
2. Expand "Imaging devices".
3. Locate the name of your "Lifecam HD 3000 camera" in the list and right-click on it.
4. Select Update Driver Software.
5. Click Browse my computer for driver software.
6. Click Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer.
7. Check Show compatible hardware, and then select "USB Video Device".
8. Click Next and follow the on-screen instructions to update the driver.

Tip taken from the below article:

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