Roxio and web cam on a Dell

  PC840 21:30 05 Sep 2010

I've just reinstalled windows7 on my Dell laptop and now i don't have Roxio burning software or web cam softwre. Now I think it's right that the web cam software can be downloaded from Dell, but what about the Roxio? Any ideas?

  northumbria61 23:07 05 Sep 2010

This is the Official Roxio UK website - click here

  northumbria61 23:09 05 Sep 2010

Dell Support (drivers etc) here - click here

  john bunyan 23:39 05 Sep 2010

I have Roxio Creator 2010 installed on my W7 desktop.What version do you have? I bought mine on CD from Amazon. I think the latest is 2011. You can download it, but I prefer the disc,What back up did you make prior to the reinstall?
If it was pre installed by Dell as an OEM ,maybe they will supply a back up?

  PC840 09:46 06 Sep 2010

Thanks for the replies! I backed up all the data before the reinstall. But I assumed that the other software would be there somewhere on the disc. But it appears not! And as it is above my pay grade I am a bit wary of continuing! So any advice is welcome.


  john bunyan 10:08 06 Sep 2010

I am not sure on this but laptops usually have a recovery hidden partition that contains the OEM software. How did you back up?
There is other free burning software.
Hopefully a laptop expert will comment

  PC840 19:30 06 Sep 2010

Well I have by accident (trying some video editing software) installed some web cam software and the web cam is up and running, again. But I would like to revert to the Dell software and Roxio. Any suggestions? Because I'm a little wary!

  PC840 20:14 08 Sep 2010

After some research, I've found that a version of Roxio can be downloaded from Dell. And an upgraded version of the webcam software, but it will not work! Because the drivers from the website have to be installed in the correct order. So how do I delete them?

PS To install PowerDVD you have to contact dell and ask for an installtion CD.

  PC840 09:45 11 Sep 2010

After much research and failures, I've decided to remain with the 3rd party web cam software!

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