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Webcam not workin on msn but workin on the notebook how do i get it to show up on msn messenger

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  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2008

    messenger works but the webcam facility doesnt. I have installed all the updates (twice although not by choice) and this hasnt helped

  • andrewg112 Jan 01, 2009

    The same problem, MSN works and the webcam, defo. did for a few days but then stoped "We couldn't start your camera device. Please check that your camera is not currently in use by another program, and then try again". It works in the properties tester but in msn it just doesent work. HHHHHEEEEEELLLLLPPPPPP

  • Anonymous Feb 06, 2009

    hi , i have tried and tried to use the webcam on aspire one messenger but it doesnt work any ideas?



  • drew185 Feb 19, 2009

    same as everyone else here, every other solution just says to do the live update till there are no more ive done this and it still doesnt work

  • cauhungcon
    cauhungcon Mar 11, 2009

    Crystal Eye webcam of laptop Acer Aspire 4710Z 3A0508MI not workin on msn but workin on the notebook how do i get it to show up on msn messenger. help me

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2009

    how to open webcam in msn

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    i don't know how to use web cam notebook came without manual

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I am haveing the same problem on my samsung netbook laptop i got it for christmas i try to go on webcam to my friends on msn but i want let me it says . We couldn't start your camera device. Please check that your camera is not currently in use by another program, and then try again.
am realy confused can some 1 help me i have tryed to install it on tools but it just say audo and vidoe can not run or setup can some one plz help me ..

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Have you set up the webcam on MSN using Tools? Make sure that the inbuilt webcam is the default; you should see your picture appear.

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You CAN'T use your camera on MSN and on any other program at the same time. Turn off any other programs that might be using your webcam, then restart MSN. It should help. If not - download the newest version of MSN messenger.

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Can you see an option of Live Update on the Acer? you will need to run that, download all updates, reboot & it should work ok for you then. Hope that helps. Merry xmas.

Posted on Dec 25, 2008

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Here are the steps to use web cam on MSM:-
Log in to your account at the MSN Web site.
Locate the "Webcam" icon underneath your display picture.
Click the "Webcam" icon.
Select "Send My Webcam" to the person that you want to send your video to.
Wait for your chat partner to accept your Webcam invitation. Once he or she accepts it, your live video feed will begin.
Finish sending the video feed by clicking the "Webcam" icon once again.
Open the MSN Messenger program on your computer.

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Open MSN Messenger on your computer.
Click the "Tools" menu and then select "Options" from the drop-down list.
Locate the "Personal" link and click it with your mouse.
Find the "My Webcam" area and either select or de-select next to where it says "Allow Others to See That I Have a Webcam." This is handy for letting those in your chat list know whether you can have a video chat with them--whether or not they have Webcams.
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on top left next to the red X.
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