Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Virtualization blocked by Webcam driver install

26 Oct 2009   #1
technoart

7 ultimate
 
 
Virtualization blocked by Webcam driver install

Hi all,
Discovered after several fresh installs after playing with virtualization that is was blocked by webcam install..

The webcam works okay (s8850i by sonix) in 7/64 and good in skype..but stops virtualization dead till it is disabled or uninstalled.

From my experience with it so far Virtualization seems very easily disrupted.

I just seem to get over one thing and something else plays up...having real second thoughts as all these things go great in xp now.

Anyway thought this info might help someone if they find the virtualization installed ok but wont run...check by disabling drivers...webcams seem to be a real issue in the win 7 64...

regards


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
28 Oct 2009   #2
technoart

7 ultimate
 
 

Hi all,
Further to the webcam issue I have found the offending file "Camera Fixer" which installs in the startup menu with the "sonix s8850i" driver setup. By disabling this the camera works great and virtualization is now operational. So if you are having problems with the webcam also check for associated startup utilities as this may be the culprit.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Virtualization blocked by Webcam driver install




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Hardware virtualization BLOCKED - mistake by Dell ??
Hello experts - hope you all had a great and tasty Thanksgiving - but this one is a doozy: I have a new Dell Optiplex 7010 MT with with 8GB RAM, a 500GB hard drive and an Intel Core i5-3470 CPU @ 3.20GHz – this is a genuine quad core processor with hardware virtualization. I am dual booting...
Virtualization
Incompatible Driver Blocked
Hello, I've recently been presented with such screen, twice so far: (see attached image) This is not a system driver, it started appearing after I've installed a few games, I have no idea what it is. I'll gladly get rid of the driver all together, and if something (a game) won't work without...
Drivers
Driver for Genius Webcam VideoCam GF112 driver for windows 7
Please Help guys I Need A driver for my webcam for windows I surf in the Net and It's only for Vista and XP .. Help Guys! ;)
Drivers
How to install w7pro xp virtualization
Is there an easy step by step method of installing XP VIRTUALIZATION available-- I need it to transfer some of my stuff from old XP COMP. Thanks,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Ralph
Virtualization
Driver's blocked by Driver Signature Enforcement
Hi, new here. Trying to put Windows 7 Realtek AC'97 5.37 (6.0.1.6305) drivers downloaded directly from Realteks site onto my Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit PC (w/ latest updates) but during installation, I continue to get the popup about the "Windows cannot verify the publisher of this driver...
Drivers
USB Virtualization Driver
While trying to get an external HD (SATA-to-USB) to be recognized again after it disappeared, I read a suggestion to uninstall the USB drivers. After a reboot they were to reinstall automatically. Well, I also uninstalled the USB Virtualization driver (since it said USB...) and it did not...
Virtualization


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:11.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App