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It Says I don't have a camera plugged in!!

On msn Messenger when I start a video call it says I don't have a camera plugged in. I know it's plugged in properly because I have gone to My computer and it says it's plugged in. I have installed all the things from the disk and have restarted the computer.

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  • Olivia Web May 28, 2007

    Thanks, but i already have windows live messenger. I'll try it anyway and sorry for not saying it earlier.



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Have you gone into the msn messengers settings and options, as you have to enable the cam to be used, i would advise downloading winows live messenger; a newer version than msn and it's more stable than older versions

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Execute the audio and video setup procedure within MSN Messenger 7.5. This procedure will allow you to assign an audio input and audio output device, as well as assign the video device of your choice to work with MSN Messenger.
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Figure 1

2. Click “Next to begin the setup process
Figure 2

3. In the “Speaker Setup” window, select the output device you would like to use with MSN Messenger. This step is specific to speakers or headphones. If your speakers or headphone device is connected to your computer, select the device by using the drop down menu provided. You can also set the desired volume level and click “Play Sound” for an audio sample. Once you are comfortable with the your selected options, Click “Next”
Figure 3

4. In the “Microphone Setup” window, select your desired input device from the drop down menu provided. This selection will be specific to a microphone connected to your computer. If your Logitech video camera has a built-in microphone, this option will be presented as “Logitech Mic” with your camera model name in parentheses as shown below. If you have an external headset device connected to your computer which hosts a microphone, select the devices name or model number in the drop down menu. Once your device is selected, adjust the microphone volume level to your preference and click next.
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Figure 4

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