Using an Xbox Live Vision camera and a Kinect sensor on your Xbox 360

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If you connect an Xbox Live Vision camera and a Kinect sensor to an Xbox 360 console at the same time, only one device is active:

When you are using... …this device is active:
Xbox Dashboard Kinect sensor
Kinect games Kinect sensor
Video Kinect Kinect sensor
Games that use the Vision camera Vision camera

You can use the Vision camera with Video Kinect if you turn off the Kinect sensor. However, you must use a headset to chat over Xbox Live, and automatic zooming and panning are not supported. Learn how to turn the Kinect sensor on or off.

You cannot use the Kinect sensor to add pictures to Xbox Live messages. To add pictures to a message, use the Vision camera. Learn more about messaging.

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