View Full Version : problem with DMK21AF04.AS firewire: No devices found

March 15, 2008, 12:54:01
Hello, the camera isn´t recognized by my laptop. I have an IBM Thinkpad R-40 with Texas Instruments PCI-1510 PMCIA Card and Win XP, I connect the camera with a Y cable 6 pin to 4 pin with 12V power adapter but in IC Capture is always the same: No devices found.:(

Where is the problem, perhaps in the PCMCIA Card?

Thank you very much


Stefan Geissler
March 17, 2008, 08:42:22

Yes, the new Thinkpads can have problems with compatibility to some FireWire chipsets.

Also try to switch +/- of the power supply. The camera is protected against this.

March 19, 2008, 10:54:41
Stefan, I tried to swicht +/- of power supply but nothing happens. Perhaps the solution could be exchanging PCMCIA card and connecting the camera throught a powered external hub.....