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I have a laptop, how do I open my webcam?


2017/08/07 08:12
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How do I open my webcam?
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Windows 7
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Answered by
Gian Retuya
2017/08/08 04:59
Hi john

Thank you for posting here on Reviversoft Answers.

You can simply type "webcam" on Windows Search Bar. There is a specific webcam application of your laptop. For example, your Lenovo laptop is, you'll see "Lenovo webcam ..." something like that.

If you can not find your webcam, follow the steps below:

1. Click the Start button located in the lower left corner of the screen.
2. Open the Control Panel (as indicated in the red below).
3. Select Hardware and Sound.
4. Open Device Manager and double-click Imaging devices. Your webcam must be listed under the imaging devices.
If you need more help, do not hesitate to post here.

Cordial greetings

Gian


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Commented by Adam cheesman
2019-05-23 15:43:23
My webcam didn't apear there
Commented by roberta palazzolo
2019-08-10 10:06:14
it does not work aaaaaaa! does not let me write the snail but "what to do.
I noticed that some symbols do not match. grz in advance

mine and a second-hand PC

Commented by roberta palazzolo
2019-08-10 10:07:07
I'm waiting for your help grz

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jennifer laws
2019/11/20 11:33

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its crome os
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does not work
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2019/09/10 08:51

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how can open my laptop web came ?
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Janos Orsos
2019/08/12 09:31

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Lokesh Yadav
2017/11/05 16:28

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Hi John,

Many laptops now come with an integrated camera, located above the screen, at its centre. You can usually open the web camera by going to Start and typing webcam in the search bar.

In the list that appears, there should be a camera or web cam option to select. If you can't find your web camera, follow the steps below:
1. Click the Start button, located at the bottom left of the screen.
2. Open the Control Panel (as shown in red below).
3. Select Hardware and Sound.
4. Open Device Manager and double-click on Imaging Devices. Your webcam should be listed there.

Another way to activate a laptop web camera is to start using it through an instant messenger service like Skype, Yahoo, MSN or Google Talk. These applications support video chat and should open up the webcam.

I hope this helps.

Regards,
Lokesh
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