Aug 24, 2016

Windows 10 Anniversary Update can break webcam support in Elgato Game Capture HD software

The recent Windows 10 Anniversary Update can break webcam support in Elgato Game Capture HD software, in certain situations.

For more information:

http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2016/08/windows-10-anniversary-update-breaks-most-webcams/

For example, certain cameras might start to have a very low frame rate.

A solution is to download the attached file, DisableFrameServer_64bit.reg, and use it to edit your registry.

1) Download DisableFrameServer_64bit.reg
2) Right click on DisableFrameServer_64bit.reg, and choose Run As Administrator
3) Follow the instructions, and offer a confirmation of the changes
4) Restart your PC