Can KABcam capture from multiple cameras on the same computer?

You can capture from multiple cameras on the same computer by running multiple copies of KABcam with different settings files.

  1. Close any running copies of KABcam
  2. Create a new shortcut to KABcam by right clicking on the KABcam icon and selecting Create Shortcut
  3. Right click on the new shortcut and select Properties
  4. In the Properties window on the Shortcut tab add a space to the end of the Target field followed by:

    KABcam version 5 and higher
    -config “NewSettings”

    Example: "C:\Program Files (x86)\KAB Software\KABcam.exe" -config "Logitech C270"


    KABcam version 4 and lower

    NewSettings

    "Example: C:\Program Files (x86)\KAB Software\KABcam.exe" LogitechC270

     

  5. Click OK to close the Properties window.
  6. Start KABcam from the new shortcut and configure the settings for a different camera.

Notes:

  • Each time you start KABcam with the new shortcut it will use the new settings file.
  • You can create multiple shortcuts with different settings.
  • You cannot have multiple copies of KABcam accessing the same camera.
  • The settings file for KABcam version 4 and lower cannot contain spaces.