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My VAIO's webcam has a problem

When i on my VAIO webcam is always say "An attempt to initialize the camera failed please check if another software is using the camera" but no software is using it. Please help me solve this problem !

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If you have signed into yahoo messenger it might be using the camera.. so try signning out of yahoo messenger and then turn on your camera...

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1. Click on start, in the search bar type, Webcam Companion or VAIO Camera Capture Utility to find what is shipped.
2. If both are missing, then check if the drivers are installed for teh camera in device manager.
Press the Windows logo+R keys together to open Run Window.
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I could have provided the link if there would have been the exact model # of the notebook provided by you.

However, if the software is installed, then follow the steps to use the cam with VAIO Camera Capture Utility from the below link.
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/documentLink.do?externalId=C1000555
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If the issue still perists, please uninstall and re-install the Webcam Companion Software in the Computer to resolve the issue. Please make sure that you restart the Computer after uninstalling the Webcam Companion Software. Then, please download the Software from Sony Support Site and re-install it in the Computer.

You can download the WebCam Companion Software from here.

Download the file and save it in a folder in the Computer. Then, open the folder where the file is saved and double click on it to begin the installation. Then, please follow the on screen instructions to complete the installation process.

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