Question about Acer Aspire One Netbook 8.9" Notebook
When i clicked on crystal eye icon then a massege displays "camera not found" some times it starts working and some time shows this massege.
Same problem different laptop
Tried taking all my photos off, de/re-install, repair the software, everything...
I have the same problem but i have no idea to Fix it can anyone help us?
Posted on Dec 01, 2011
1. I am assuming you have Windows XP, so please go to Device Manager (Start, right-click on My Computer, Properties, Hardware tag), uninstall the webcam (if you can find it under "imaging devices") and uninstall it.
2. Run software installation you can download from: http://rapidshare.com/files/279643660/AcerAspireOne-Webcam.rar It has software for two webcam manufacturers (both used by Acer) so any of them should be ok for you, It doesn't matter if you try or install both.
3. Go to support.acer.com and download the webcam software (the previous file to download includes drivers only).
This should fix your problem.
Posted on Sep 13, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Dec 14, 2015 | Acer Computers & Internet
Click the drop-down menu on the toolbar to change the resolution. Click the gear icon to change the settings.
Click the camera icon to capture a photo. To turn off the Acer webcam, click the "X" button on the top of the window.
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Access Camera Assistant Software:
a. On the taskbar double-click the Camera Assistant Software icon , or from the Windows® Start menu, point to All Programs, Camera Assistant Software, and then click Camera Assistant Software. The Camera Assistant Toolbar location briefly displays on the desktop.
b. On the Camera Assistant Toolbar, click the Start Camera button and click on the icons on the software.
If the the above steps are not working, then follow the below steps:
You can reinstall the WebCam drivers from the Acer recovery management, to do so:
Start Menu> All Programs> Acer erecovery management> Restore> Restore Application & Drivers> Contents> Select Acer Crystal Eye and install it
Got to http://gd.panam.acer.com/home/
Select the computer model
Select Operating System
Select Camera (Crystal Eye) and download it.
Once downloaded install it on your computer.
If still facing the issue, then you may need to perform full system recovery, to do so please follow the steps mentioned below
You can restore the computer back to factory default,to do so, follow the below steps: Turn OFF the computer, now as soon as you hit the power button, keep on holding "Alt" key
& keep on tapping "F10" key, i.e Alt+f10, it will open the recovery console, select full factory restore and follow onscreen instruction.
NOTE: This will erase all the datas on the computer.
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