|Microsoft DirectShow 9.0|
Video capture application.
This sample is included with the Windows SDK. It is located under the following path: [SDK Root]\Samples\Multimedia\DirectShow\Capture\AmCap.
This sample application demonstrates the following tasks related to audio and video capture:
- Capture to a file
- Live preview
- Allocation of the capture file
- Display of device property pages
- Device enumeration
- Stream control
AMCap supports MPEG-2 program stream input, for example from analog TV Tuners that stream MPEG-2 content. A DirectShow-compatible MPEG-2 decoder is required to decode the streams.