Captivate using HDMI to USB DV / DSLR / Camcorder Link – in place of webcam

I have had a problem when attempting to use Camlink which is just one of the many possible solutions which allow you to use a Camcorder / DV Camera, DSLR Camera etc by providing an HDMI to USB capture card.  Camlink is perhaps the most popular one.

The video quality is so far superior using a more professional camera that I cannot ignore it and therefore am forced to use something other than Captivate.

I have used this hardware with other products including Camtasia and Skype however Captivate immediately closes when Video Demo is selected.  I should add that with Camtasia I must also utilize the free software Manycam as the driver for Camlink.  However that done it works perfectly.

I have created a short video which demonstrates the problem

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