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My acer orbicam just suddenly stopped working. I can't use it in messenger either. It says there is an update for orbicam, it takes me to the acer website, but i can't seem to find what i need or do not know what i'm looking for.

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  • 1diarmuid Dec 22, 2008

    cammera just stoped workig

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