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webcam not working using skype

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by greenpeas, Feb 21, 2013.

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  1. greenpeas

    greenpeas Thread Starter

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    Can anyone help me at all please. I have an HP Pavillion dv6 Entertainment PC . the webcam used to work before and i have used it in a while , wanted to use skype yesterday and have only noticed that my friends cant hear or see me so webcam isnt working . i have checked my device manager and cant find the you cam there also:confused:
     
  2. Oddba11

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    If the cam isn't listed in Device Manager, that would indicate that it's not recognized by Windows.

    not recognized = not found or not seen

    So it's not connected, not connected properly, or it's faulty.
     
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