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Windows 7 built in webcam not working

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by makomenudo, Dec 11, 2012.

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  1. makomenudo

    makomenudo Thread Starter

    Dec 11, 2012
    ..well see i just tried waking up my windows 7 built in laptop camera(i installed the system and everything again but i didnt see a need for the camera so i left it alone)so i want to use it now but its giving me grief.first i had to hunt so hard for the software again to give it a driver and now that the actual webcam is installed-
    it tells me where the little screen should be when i open the webcam program, ''please plug in a supported device''..but..its in the laptop!its already in there!i dont get it. i dont know what i need to do.
  2. dai


    Mar 6, 2003
    is there any yellow alongside it's listing in the device manager
  3. Lance1


    Aug 4, 2003
    Hello makomenudo and Welcome to TSG.

    Could you please give us the Make and Model of the laptop.
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