built in web cam

  thesut 11:48 08 May 2010

when i try to open the web cam a window opens.

stating creation of video preview failed.
please check the device connection and make sure the device is not being used by another application or user.

please help nothing else is being used

  onthelimit 12:05 08 May 2010

What programme are you using to open it? Have you tried it with Skype?

  thesut 22:35 08 May 2010

no i just need to go to my computer and click on usb video device then i get the window

  woodchip 22:42 08 May 2010

It may need the Drivers reloading for it

  thesut 20:11 09 May 2010

tried updating drivers already

  Woolwell 22:01 09 May 2010

What's the make and model of laptop and the operating system?

  woodchip 15:33 10 May 2010

try uninstalling the camera in device manager, then restart pc. windows will reload the drivers for it, it may then work

  thesut 19:20 10 May 2010

its a rm laptop using xp . if i uninstall in device manager and restart will it automatically try to find drivers itself without a disc cause i have none.

  thesut 19:22 10 May 2010

model again is RM nbook 200

  Woolwell 19:59 10 May 2010

This may help click here

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