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3 pin firewire cable converter

603 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Aug 6, 2013 11:18 AM by JustSomeGuy RSS
michbum Calculating status...
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Aug 6, 2013 9:11 AM

Hello

 

I am looking for a way to convert my 3 pin firewire isight cable. I bought the camera in 08 and want to use it now but i need

a way to convert it to use it with my dell. Can anyone help please?

iSight webcam
  • JustSomeGuy Level 2 Level 2 (480 points)
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    Aug 6, 2013 11:18 AM (in response to michbum)

    Firewire adapters come in all shapes and sizes.  Amazon is a good place to look at possibilities based on the two ends you have to connect - I suspect you need something like this example (standard disclaimer applies: I'm not advocating you purchase from Amazon specifically):

     

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/71xB21cPMxL._SL1500_.jpg

     

    But once you have it electrically connected to your Dell, you may or may not have the software (and OS) capability to drive it... that will depend on the app you want to use it with.

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