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Attempting to scan turns on webcam

Really weird thing going on. I load a document in the scanner and hit the button to scan. Toolbox pops up and when I proceed, a box pops up with an image from my webcam. When I unplug the camera, and attempt to scan again, the box pops up and instructs me to plug in my camera. Arrrgghh!! Anyone help?!!

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Uninstall both webcam and canon driver and reinstall them

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