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Is it possible to access the webcam to put on your desktop

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    i can't find the camera



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I'm using emachine 350, i have win7 OS device manager has web cam driver but i don't know how to use it where do i click to open & use the web cam? thanks


can you have a look here
go to and click on

and in there you should see the webcam hopefully
click on it and it should start

also if you find it you could copy the icom and paste it to your desktop for easy access

Feb 24, 2011 | eMachines eM250-1915 Netbook

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How to start webcam on my laptop

From the desktop click on start then click on control panel . Once it opens , you should see an icon which resembles a camera or whatever selection is available for your web cam . Double click on your left mouse button after you highlight it and you should be able to open the program which controls the web can . From there , you can set up the device and also create a shortcut to put on your desktop so you can access it easier Next time .

Oct 03, 2010 | Acer eMachines 520-2890 Notebook

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How can i get my web cam to work and record

First of all load the drivers and install the webcam, once installed the webcam will be detected on switching the cam.
now you can use it to record which will save to the webcam folder for reviewing later.

Sep 28, 2010 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

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My e525 does not recognise it has an intergrated webcam nothing appears under devices and is not detected by Messenger.

I own the same make and model, while there is a faceplate for a cam the e525 does not have one installed, it is available for aftermarket installation however.

Jul 17, 2010 | Acer eMachines 520-2890 Notebook

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Got an emachine do i access it?

Check the software on your computer to see if there is one about it. If not, check the CD come with the camera and install it. Some communication or photo transaction application may be able to access your webcam too such as MSN.

Jul 01, 2010 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

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Need to conduct a skype interview on emachine

of course there is ...if the system runs a viable operating system and I assume it is windows Xp...all you need is a web cam with a microphone on it ...or a simple web cam and a headset (mic +earphones)..and the skype program that is available on the internet for free downloading ...
install the camera ..and the microphone ..(pink in ) if the sound is not on ..just check on volume manager to see if it is checked there and not muted...
thats all you need for a video call with sound and image on skype or any other instant messaging program messenger or all...

Jan 19, 2010 | E-Machines W2260 PC Desktop

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Hello! ur webcam did come with Installation software? its possible that ur xp does not have the drives for the webcam .

Tell her to give software for the cam coz after installing it it will automaticaly recognise it and u will able to use it .


Sep 04, 2009 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

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How do i use and access web cam emachines e620

Hello my friend, to access webcam and used it
1. Plug your webcam into your computer.
2. Insert the CD installer driver of your webcam then run the setup.exe to install its driver.
3. After you install try to run the webcam to used.
4. You can used the webcam for spying purpose, surveillance, security and even YM and SKYPE you can used it to have a cam while you are chatting in your YM and talking using your SKYPE.

Enjoy and explore.


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I have a D520 notebook through emachines and I cannot find how to access the web cam

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Can't get webcam configured on my emachines computer

i have an emachine laptop and dont know how to get the webcam to work

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