Aug 27, Gateway M Notebook. Oddba11 , Jun 28, I’d suspect a hardware fault, software conflict, OS issue, or possibly the drivers. Windows should automatically detect the webcam after the computer is finished re-booting and install the software. Welcome to Tech Support Guy! This unzips a list of files C: If this did not resolve webcam issue proceed to step three.
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If that utility does not help, it is also possible that a program is loading at startup that is monopolizing the camera and thus causing it not to be recognized by a second application.
Windows should automatically detect the webcam after the computer is finished re-booting and install the software.
Oddba11Jun 28, ne56rr In Control Panel, click Performance and Maintenance. Posted on Jan 02, If it detects the hardware then follow the instructions from the windows prompts to re-install the drivers and software.
Built-In Webcam not working on Gateway Laptop
The first thing I would try is to download the webcam software, because the drivers are likely included in it. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread.
When prompted for confirmation, click Yes. Now once installed sound only comes from using the headphone jack, the external speakers get a little sound if the volume is turned up to maximum. You can get the drivers from gateway’s website.
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You could also go to gateway’s website and download the latest drivers that are gayeway for your netbook and update them. What are troubleshooting steps that you have tried to fix the issue?
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That can be found if you right-click My Computer and look in the Device Manager. Are you sure the camera drivers have been installed and enabled properly?
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I’d suspect a hardware fault, software conflict, OS issue, or possibly the drivers. In the next dialog box, click Search for the best driver in these locations, and then click Include this location in the search. Your answer needs to include more details to help people.
Discussion in ‘ Hardware ‘ started by chantingbuddhaJun 26, Now, the webcam is back to not working again. This site is completely free — paid for by advertisers and donations. Oddba11, the status is “The device is working” Posted on Oct 18, If so, the camera may not be connected to the motherboard properly or it is damaged.
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