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BittenVenom
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How do I turn on my internal webcam?!

I have tried everything!! Someone please help me. I cannot figure out how to turn on my internal webcam for the life of me. I have a 2010 HP laptop (not sure of the model's name) however, I have an internal webcam and it is always turned off... how do I turn it on?!

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alt_164
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Re: How do I turn on my internal webcam?!

Locate the exact product number, heres how

 

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00033108&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en&jumpid=reg_R1002_US...

Provide the product number then we'll let you know how or if it even has one..

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Re: How do I turn on my internal webcam?!

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On HP notebook, that application that uses webcam are HP MediaSmart Webcam on Pavilions or Cyberlink Youcam on Preasrio.

If you have issue locating them or any error than as suggested alt_164, check of the exact model number of the notebook and post back...

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alt_164
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Re: How do I turn on my internal webcam?!

You're good at this, ill let you work on it:smileyhappy:

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scillae17
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Re: How do I turn on my internal webcam?!

My product number: XG598UA. please help me turn on my webcam!!!

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tink842
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I have this problem - my webcam used to work, but all of a sudden it disappeared. I did have my computer cleaned recently, maybe something switched it off then?

 

I tried installing HP Quickplay from here:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?cc=us&dlc=en&lang=en&lc=en&product=3255934&x=0&y.... I have Windows Vista (though I'm not sure if it's the 64-bit or not), but I tried both HP QuickPlay Web Updates (Software > Multimedia) to no avail.

 

I've tried a few other things, but nothing is working. It's a built in webcam that used to work perfectly and it is not physically damaged, but my laptop will not even recognize its existence - it does not appear at all in the control panel anywhere.

How can I get it back?

 

I have an HP Pavilion dv9500, and have had it for a few short years. On the underside beside "service" is says dv9620us.

 

Help meee

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nepzraaz
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My product number is  FR994UA. Please help me fix this problem.

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uurkawhat
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How do I turn on my internal webcam?!

I need help with this too please.

product number: LT070AV

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JustJane
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Re: How do I turn on my internal webcam?

  ive check my device manager  it tells the device is work ok but where the hell is to turn on !!!product number xXP267EA#ABU

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