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Webcam not working.

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by candlesnuffer, Jan 15, 2015.

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  1. candlesnuffer

    candlesnuffer Thread Starter

    Jan 13, 2015
    My webcam worked on Skype now it stopped working on Skype and Facebook.Can you help me to get it up and running again.what can I do. Candlesnuffer
  2. Phantom010

    Phantom010 Trusted Advisor

    Mar 9, 2009
  3. PcPhoenix


    Jan 18, 2015
    Simple uninstall and reinstall your webcam drivers. Usually this should fix it.

    Start->Type "device manager"->Imaging Devices->You should see your webcam here, uninstall it.

    Reboot your computer, and your webcam drivers should be reinstalled automatically. If not, or if you want to try to get new drivers, then you'll need to go online and go to your laptop manufacturer's webpage, enter your laptop model number, and download the webcam driver there.

    Or if you're not using a laptop, just lookup the webcam manufacturer's page and download the drivers from there.

    Good luck!
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