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HP Pavillion WebCam Unknown Device (Not Working) plz help !!

The problem start in Vista Service Pack 2, Now I recovered. and I have default factory Installed Vista.

I have a HP VGA WebCam and It is not working. So I recoverd my system from a HDD partition. But this problem still present. In Device Manager One Device is "Unknown Device" says Its not working bcoz of no Driver.

Recovery Partition Should have Driver. I think window is not detecting the WebCam Plz help.

(Recovery = Factory Installed). But What about BIOS can it be recovered back to factory default.

I searched the HP site ,Tried HP chat "They gave me a YouCam setup.
But My PC have Quick Play Installed.

I have (HP Pavillion dv6602au-GT946PA Notebook) plz help.

Note: Same problem with sound and DVD, But they solved after recovery successfully. But not WebCam. any idea.

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Sounds like that particular webcam isn't compatible with vista.

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