[Tips]Download external codecs  

[Tips]Download external codecs

The following external codecs have been arranged, so please install and use if you need.

If you restart Ocam after installing an external codec, it appears in the External codec item.





The Xvid video codec implements MPEG-4 Simple Profile and Advanced Simple Profile standards. 


x264vfw is the VfW (Video for Windows) version of well known x264 encoder + ffh264 decoder. 


The VP8 codec encodes with same or higher quality than most H.264 video encoders. 


Lagarith is a lossless video codec intended for editing and archiving. 

Additional tips

[HOWTO]Setting up oCam - Hotkeys

Click the Tools-Options on the oCam Main Menu to learn how to set shortcut categories.

Record shortcut
-Sets a shortcut key to start or stop recording. The default shortcut is F2.

Pause Shortcut
-Set a shortcut key to pause recording while recording. The default shortcut is Shift + F2.

Capture shortcut
-Sets a shortcut to be used for screen capture. The default shortcut is F3.

-Click the Resize button in the main window of OCam to use the function called Find Recording Target Window. You can set a shortcut for this function and the default shortcut is F4.

* To change the shortcut, enter the shortcut you want in the Shortcut input field and click the OK button in the bottom right corner.

* If you do not want to use a shortcut, uncheck the checkbox of the shortcut.

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