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jaydeeep
December 29th, 2009, 03:30 PM
I am working on Inspiron 1525 laptop, I have inbuilt webcam , but i cannt open my webcam nor i can take my picture or video. in sort I dont have any software to run my inbuilt webcam.
How can i start my cam?

emergingtechnologies
January 25th, 2010, 03:23 AM
I am working on Inspiron 1525 laptop, I have inbuilt webcam , but i cannt open my webcam nor i can take my picture or video. in sort I dont have any software to run my inbuilt webcam.
How can i start my cam?

I just searched these forums and found the answer to this question and it worked for me and my Insiron 1525:


Code:

sudo rmmod uvcvideo
sudo modprobe uvcvideo


Try it.