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Webcam "locked by another application"

So whenever I try to use my webcam, it says that it is "locked by another application". I've tried everything I could think of from disabling-enabling it to clearing the start-up folder incase something was holding it, and it still does it.

Any suggestions?

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  • wickd Nov 01, 2007

    So whenever I try to use my webcam, it says that it is "locked by another application". I've tried everything I could think of from disabling-enabling it to clearing the start-up folder incase something was holding it, and it still does it.

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  • Anonymous Nov 02, 2007

    web cam locked by another appliscation

  • Anonymous Nov 19, 2007

    I have the same problem

  • Anonymous Dec 20, 2007

    i have the same problem when i want open my web camera they are saying locked by another application

  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2007

    I have the same problem- if there is a solution, someone please post it here.

  • Anonymous Aug 07, 2008

    yeh well like i got a new laptop and then all of a sudden i went to take a photograph and it said, locked by another application and i was like,




  • jnine72 Nov 12, 2008

    ditto! and there doesnt seem to be any answers on the net!



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Yo tenia el mismo problema, lo que ice fue reiniciar y listo, problema resuelto.

Posted on Sep 16, 2008


Restart the computer. Its just some resource loks that arent being freed!

Posted on Sep 07, 2008

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I have this problem as well. I really want to know how to fix this. >.< Please, someone help!

Stupid webcam help doesn't give us a damn clue on how to fix it...

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Uninstal yahoo messenger

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I have the same problem and I am tired...Please help.

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