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Green Green GREEN!!!!

I have an Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook with a built-in web cam.
I've been trying to use it, but every time I turn on the web cam, the image is green and purple. I don't know what to do anymore. I've tried downloading new drivers and things of that nature, but nothing seems to work. Can someone please help?

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  • badbadcomp Sep 23, 2008

    I'm using windows Vista

  • badbadcomp Sep 23, 2008

    ....and the weird thing is....it doesn't always do it. Tried it this morning and it worked,but just last night, it was green.





    I'm so confused.

  • sleepless123 May 11, 2010

    what's your operating system?

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Which driver are you using? There are two different ones. The Bison and the Suyin. Make sure you have the right driver. Probably the Bison. Uninstall the cam from the device manager, download the Bison driver for your model and install the driver and wait for the "found new hardware wizard" to install the cam. Then reboot and see if it fixes the problem. Good luck and let me know if this helps. http://www.acerpanam.com/flex/acer/bin/acer.html#app=2766&9e7c-selectedIndex=0&3386-selectedIndex=2&bca4-selectedIndex=1&bf37-selectedIndex=1&4f90-selectedIndex=1

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