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Inverted webcam my webcam is giving inverted webcam pictures I have a similar problem but within AOL Messenger (AIM) and Windows Live Messenger (Did not have this problem until it changed to Windows Live), I have to horizontally flip the image just to make it right on my end but then its backwards on the other end of the chat.

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Check the webcam setting ia aim

and fill the otion of:

vertical flip
horizontal flip

till get it righ.

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