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Windows 7: internal webcam not working

27 May 2010   #1

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internal webcam not working

i have an Advent Roma 2000 with a built in webcam, this was working when i installed skype, a few months ago but now isnt, have been in start--devices manager but there is no imaging device,, obviously i've messed up somewhere, can anyone help???

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27 May 2010   #2
BrettM WinTeam


Take a look at these sites. They should be able to give you some good information and provide some great troubleshooting tips for your webcam problem!

How to Test Your Webcam to Ensure It Works With Skype |

How to use Skype webcam

I hope this helps!

Brett M,
Windows Outreach Team
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28 May 2010   #3

windows 7 home premium
internal webcam not working

thanks Brett, i tried those last night but no joy, thankyou anyway
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28 May 2010   #4

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit

hi gaylej, welcome to the forums ,have you tried a system restore System Restore prior to when the problem started ?
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