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I am looking for a USB webcam that is compatible with Windows Server 2003. Most of the ones that I have found only specify XP/Vista.

Any help would be great. Thanks.

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I'll venture a guess that you won't find one. You should be able to use anything with an XP driver on Server 2K3 though.

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I'd be very surprised if an XP camera wouldn't work with W2K3 32-bit.

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I have used several different webcams, including a couple of "no-name" brands, on Server 2003 and each time used the XP drivers. Never had a problem.

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just to be specific, what are some of the named brands and when you say "no-name", does this include any foreign sales from Ebay? –  Carlson Technology Jan 28 '10 at 19:49
    
The only actual brand I can remember is Logitec. The "no-name" units, a couple of different models, were purchased at a street market for next to nothing. Even the driver CDs had no label but included what I later learned to be generic chip drivers. The cameras do look just like those I've seen commonly on eBay. –  John Gardeniers Jan 28 '10 at 20:25
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