Logitech Quickcam 3500 E not working
I have 11.04 installed and am trying to use a Logitech Quickcam 3500E on an Asus 5431 laptop but I cannot get video to be displayed. I have got the microphone working and I can control the LED on the top of the camera using gstreamer-properties.
dmesg gives: uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device <unnamed> (046d:09a4)
According to the Ubuntu pages this is the correct id number for the camera and it is apparently supported fully by the uvc driver.
Video does not appear in gstreamer-properties test button, nor cheese, nor skype nor empathy
I have Medibuntu repositories installed
The camera works fine on Windows and Mac and used to work on a Samsung N10 netbook with 11.04
However the in-built webcam on the laptop works fine so I am thinking that there may be a hardware conflict.
I think I must have read almost every google post about this issue and tried a lot of different things none of which have worked.
Any ideas anyone?
Thanks in advance.
Re: Logitech Quickcam 3500 E not working
see if this helps
in a terminal type
LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype click enter
if yes you need to make a /bin/bash file for it you only need to make 1
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