webcam not working on skype PM sorry for delay in replying for my complaint which i made about webcam not working on skype.I had tried all your suggestions but no results as same problem is coming when i open skype & try to make video call it shows the msg webcam . Many Skype users have encountered an issue where their camera has failed to work when using Skype on their Windows computer. They’re unable to use their webcam when they’re having video calls. This is an annoying issue. You cannot have a Skype video call with your family members, friends or colleagues without a working camera. Lenovo Easy Camera Not Working on Skype [Solved] Last updated on March 28th, A few days ago, one of our customers brought his Lenovo laptop to our computer service, in order to change the damaged hard disk and then to install Windows Oct 15, · Hi! @Luxol11, Thanks for stopping by the HP Support Forums!. I understand that webcam is not working during Skype on your laptop. The issue may be in the Skype Options -- if you have not already done so, open Skype and check. If your integrated webcam is not working since Windows 10 update or upgrade, the problem is likely to be caused by faulty drivers or driver conflicts. To fix the problem, first, check the driver status in Device Manager. Follow instructions in this post and your webcam should work again. I have helped with the webcam article, providing some information. The problem was I had was video was working with every other applications, just not skype. I was trying the webcam on a Windows system and it crashed when calls were made/received. Typing was ok, just no calls or it would crash. Still trying to figure that out. Rick. HP PCs - Webcam Troubleshooting (Windows 10, 8) If your computer does not have a built-in webcam, you must use an external USB webcam. If you are using more than one software program to use your webcam, such as Skype for instant messaging and YouCam for saving videos, then make sure that only one program is open when using the webcam. Sep 20, · [SOLVED] Lenovo – Built-in webcam camera not working (Windows 10) [SOLVED] Lenovo – Built-in webcam camera not working (Windows 10) Sunday, 20 September ; Windows 10; Comments 35; Problem. When attempting to use the built in camera on a Lenovo laptop the camera does not work. Instead of seeing the image from the camera you see an image.
Please check under 'Imaging Devices' in 'Device Manager' and see if the Integrated webcam gets detected. Hi Francis, There are several reasons why you're having challenges in updating drivers from Device manager. If you have any other questions about posting in the community, please feel free to send me a private message. If a webcam driver is not available from HP or you cannot access the Internet, continue using these steps to install a generic Windows USB Video driver. Did this solve your problem? Try uninstalling USB Root hubs and see if it helps.
God Bless you. Webcam NOT working with Skype. I turned them all on and am still unable to use either the camera app or Skype. In reply to Dyan Rey's post on July 19, Glad it worked Rick, I've no idea why the latest version of Skype doesn't work with Dell webcam However many Skype users have encountered problems with webcams while making Skype video calls on Windows PC.
A webcam is a video input device, similar to a scanner or camera, and requires software to function. To troubleshoot other video quality problems, refer to one of the following HP support documents:. Dyan Rey Replied on July 17, This document pertains to HP computers with a built-in webcam and Windows 10 or Windows 8. Here are three fixes you should try:. To select the webcam as your video source, open your webcam software and look for video camera, video source, or video caption in the software's properties or preferences.