12-29-2009 12:27 AM
well i have a dv6915nr and my built in webcam is no longer working. when i would try and start youcam it would say that no webcam is detected. i tried to install the driver but it won't install. it says no webcam detected. it also erased the youcam program
12-30-2009 07:16 AM
Please download and install Youcam software from the following weblink:
This will install the drivers and make your webcam work.
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01-01-2010 04:35 AM
Youcam software is just a fancy software, there is no driver in it.
You have a clasic issue with pavilion webcam driver, try running all Vista update, one of them is a pacth for usb devices.
Pavilion DV2922TX, XP-SP3 32bit, Intel T5750 2.0Ghz, Nvidia Geforce 8400M GS with 128MB, 4GB 667 DDR2, 250GB HDD
12-15-2011 12:43 AM
Me being a guy with some slight anger issues...i got so frustrated I hit the top where your webcam sits...and suddenly what do you know? it started working.
This is how I found out that it has absolutely nothing to do with your computer itself, it's the web cam. actually no I take that back, it's not even the web cam because the webcam works fine...it's a loose wire or it's not seated in there very well. if you go through HP's forums you'll see a lot of people have this problem. HP SHOULD recall all these recall all these laptops, or atleast offer to fix the webcams...but that'd be money outta their pocket
12-27-2011 02:42 AM
the simpliest way why the webcam is not detected: there are too many dust inside the laptop, and the motherboard is dusty and sometimes webcam works, sometimes something else...
First you can check if the dust is the problem: just blow some air where you can find the fan and after you check the webcam is working better...
if you use to blow the dust with a spray or to clean with a hoover maybe good solution. So, somehow try to clean your PC from dust.
Please reply if the dust was the problem!
01-04-2012 09:39 AM
My laptop started doing the same thing. The webcam worked and then it just started saying it was no longer detected. Hp is crap. I've had 2 and finally got smart and bought a Sony Vaio. Love it. My HP's never lasted more than a year. I searched all over this web looking for an answer but there is none except find a new laptop!