03-31-2012 05:40 AM
I have a Compaq Presario CQ61 Notebook PC......WF574PA#ABG
Hi, I would like to ask how you take a photo, then save it to pictures folder using the webcam. I can take a photo using Skype, but can't get it to my picture folder. Do I need a program for this? If so where do I get one? Could someone please assist. Thank you in advance.
03-31-2012 08:18 AM - last edited on 02-21-2017 05:38 PM by OscarFuentes
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05-06-2013 10:43 AM
I see that you have questions about using your webcam when your computer is offline. If you have webcam software on your computer it will take pictures without the computer being online.
The YouCam program that comes with most of the newer HP models will allow you to use the webcam to take pictures.
06-07-2013 02:05 PM
Every time i take a picture with the camera app it says something went wron with this phota what am i doin wrong i bought my computer brand new is there some type of setting that needs to be done before the camera will work?
03-18-2014 11:20 AM
I can never EVER find my photos that i have taken, and the ONLY way i can even access the webcam is if i try to change my profile picture for google+ or Facebook... then i take a bunch, & i cannot save them... HELP!!!
05-30-2015 12:37 AM
Actually same prob was with my webcam. It was working fine according to device manager but I didn't know how to take pics. So the problem was that I haven't Installed Hp webcam driver. So I advise you to go to Hp official website and Install webcam driver. I'll be fine then. SO try it out.
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