View Full Version : Webcam on skype

March 1st, 2011, 09:37 AM
How do I install the webcam for skype on Ubuntu 10.10? Thanks.

March 1st, 2011, 09:44 AM
Thread moved to Absolute Beginner Talk.

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March 1st, 2011, 10:08 AM
you plug in a linux compatible webcam and then test the video in Skype if it works. if it's recognised and it works then all is set.

March 1st, 2011, 03:25 PM
An easy way to test if the webcam is working outside of Skype is to use Cheese

sudo apt-get install cheese

Then like mastablasta said, just go into the settings menu on Skype and select "Test Video"