397 Camera with Mac OS X 10.6.8

by dougm1 on Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:22 pm

This is my first Arduino project so please excuse stupid questions. My question is What is the function of VC0706CommTool(EN) Setup V1-00.exe? Is there an equivalent for the MAc?
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Re: 397 Camera with Mac OS X 10.6.8

by adafruit_support_bill on Sat Jan 12, 2013 5:54 am

The Comm Tool allows you to adjust camera settings and control the camera from your PC. Unfortunately, there is no equivalent program for the Mac.
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Re: 397 Camera with Mac OS X 10.6.8

by idanb on Fri Mar 15, 2013 2:55 pm

Quick question as it is my first project as well, is there any other way of configuring the camera on a mac i.e. without the comm tool?
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Re: 397 Camera with Mac OS X 10.6.8

by adafruit_support_rick on Sat Mar 16, 2013 9:57 am

I don't know of anything, other than to run a Windows virtual machine.

However, you might try CodeWeavers Crossover. I've never tried it, and there's no guarantee it will run the VC0706 Comm Tool. But it's free to try, and you don't have to actually install Windows.

Post your results back here!
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