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by: paige501 March 27, 2009 6:31 AM PDT

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how to use wireless webcam as baby monitor

by paige501 - 3/27/09 6:31 AM

I've been looking at baby monitors with video and none of them get great reviews-especially for the price! Since my baby sleeps upstairs and we're down I would love to be able to see if he is just fussy or he's stuck in a strange position or something. Also, my husband watches him 3 days a week and would like to be able to be in his studio which is about 40 yards from the house and let the baby nap in his own crib.
What would be the best way to hook up a webcam we could view from both our laptop and desktop? And I'm embarrassed to say we are both somewhat "challenged" when it comes to figuring this stuff out on our own.. Space Invaders was high-tech when we were kids!

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