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Webcam not working on my acer aspire 2920z

My webcam has been working when I use it with yahoo messenger until yesterday I saw an error message saying not connected. when I reboot my laptop then reconnected to yahoo messenger, said it was connected but I can see a black image/background, I went to YM help and tried to change the camera source but it only showed me USB video device on the drop down button. pls help me.thanks! I can't enter this product: acer aspire 2920z...I used the one's below to post this problem.

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  • Anonymous Dec 04, 2008

    my acer laptop 2920z won't work in yahoo msg and skype???

  • Anonymous Dec 26, 2008

    well..... it doesn't work on messenger it faded out so u cant click it..... and same for facebook :(

  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2009

    i can't get the web cam to use on msn messanger .......(acer aspire 1)dissapointing!

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    me too...............

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    me toooooooo pls help............

  • Anonymous Jan 19, 2009

    HELP same problem can't use my built in cam for ACER ASPIRE ONE on MSN....



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