The iSight is a USB Web cam that is designed to work with computers running the Mac OS X operating system. If you install the software drivers required to run the camera on a Windows XP machine, however, you can get the iSight up and running on a non-Apple computer. The CD-ROM that came with the iSight will not work towards this purpose, though--you'll have to download the iSight driver designed for Windows XP from the Internet.
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Open your Web browser.
Download the Windows XP iSight driver. Save the .ZIP archive file that these drivers come in to a directory on your hard drive that you have easy access to, such as your desktop.
Right click on the .ZIP archive file you just downloaded and click "Extract." This will extract the contents of the .ZIP archive file to a new folder in the same directory called "iSight."
Open the folder called "iSight."
Copy the files in the folder called "iSight" to your computer's "C:/Windows/System32" directory. This will successfully install the iSight driver on your Windows XP computer.
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