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What is the Stream URL for a webcam attached to the Hub?

I’ve attached a webcam to my Hub S but I don’t know what I should put into the Stream URL?

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Hey @poorskeleton, if you’re on a Hub S, the stream URL should http://xxxx-xx-canvas-hub.local:8081/?ac... where xxxx-xx is the serial number of the Hub. If you don’t have xxxx-xx, then replace xxxx-xx-canvas-hub''' with the IP address.

The snapshot URL is '''http://xxxx-xx-canvas-hub.local:8081/?ac...

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Thanks Alina - That's what I had in there but it doesn't appear to be working. Perhaps my new but cheap webcam just isn't compatible.

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No problem! We usually go by this list to check out compatible webcams if that helps: https://community.octoprint.org/t/usb-we...

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You need to consult the camera’s documentation to find the stream address. Try opening a browser to the cam’s IP address. It might have a sample page giving this information.

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Thanks Edward - I've attached the webcam directly to the hub so it's the hub based URL I'm looking for. I have one in there but it doesn't work. I think Alina has given me the info I required.

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