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01-22-2012 07:31 AM
I just reinstalled my HP Elitebook 8560p with the recovery cd but the webcam isn't working properly.
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64bit) installs the webcam as "SPCA2080 PC Camera" but if I uninstal it and try to instal the firmware from HP website nothing happends and on reboot its still "SPCA2080 PC Camera" in device manager.
Anyone know how this is possible ?
03-26-2012 09:36 AM
Still no reply.
I'll describe a bit more:
Webcam after installing Windows 7 Professional 64bit
When testing it in Skype: I get black screen and it keeps loading the webcam. Screen stays black.
Reinstalled drivers: Windows installs it as unknown device
Testing in YouCam: No Webcam has been found
Reinstalled drivers again: USB Video Device
Testing Youcam: keeps loading again with black screen
Hope Someone knows what to do
03-27-2012 04:35 AM - edited 03-27-2012 05:38 AM
Installed windows vista 64bit
Vista doesn't detect the webcam in device manager now -__-
All internal connections look fine tho I don't think the problem is in there..
EDIT: Disabled and enabled webcam in BIOS.
Vista installs it first as SPCA2080
Then Vista installed it as USB Composite device
Uninstalled that also
Gets installed as unknown device
HP Drivers aren't working in install
04-06-2012 10:30 AM
I have the same problem in the ProBook 4530s. After the camera has a firmware update known SPCA2080. VID_04FC&PID_2080 (Win7 64-bit). The driver with the HP site is not suitable. Support. help me
04-07-2012 03:56 AM
hi everyone i had the same problem with my ProBook 4530s and the solution was simple , i brought my notebook in a hp customer service where they opend it and replluged the conection cable betwen the camera and the notebook. after that the camera started to work.