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My webcam does not work on msn

I have an Aspire one notebook, i have previously had the webcam on 2 weeks ago, but now when i try to use, it is all grey out, so cannot connect. I bought this for the webcam as i have family all over, and now it is doing my head, i have installed live updates, restatred all that please HELP!!!! please take in to consideration i am not technical, and i am blonde. lol,

Debbie :(

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  • Anonymous Apr 29, 2009

    webcam does not work on msn

  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    i have a similar problem, but now can't "find" the webcam. I've gone thru technical support (no help at all), I have reformatted the hard drive and restored to original factory settings, still no webcam.

  • chunky12 May 03, 2009

    Aspire One webcam has failed. Tried a system restore and tried drivers but the hardware is just ¨not there¨ to load a driver for. Used to work fine till a few days ago on Skype.

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Hi,
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Acer Aspire Notebook Or Laptops? Just visit the sites..
For any Software problem you can visit a link by just Click Here .
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My fix was to replace the webcam. I bought one off Ebay from someone breaking an Aspire one for spares. It worked straight away. The original had just failed. Not at all hard to open the lid and fit. Chunky12

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Try to install the drivers and update the BIOS contacting the manufacturer of your computer.

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