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I have a built in webcam on my msi laptop, but its not showing my web cam anywhere, it detects my built in microphone but not my webcam, is there anyway i can use my built in web cam again please help set it up for me if you can!
Reinstall your driver by using this driverupdate us tool. It will takes 2 mins... after updating, go to webcamtoy.com/ and make a quick test
I hope I have helped you...
Posted on Nov 07, 2014
I had the same problem.. if you hold down Fn ( button on the bottom left coner ) and F6 and the one time it should detect the webcam.
And then fter that i couldn't find the webcam icon, well if you click on the icon named- Q-Face that should help you!
Thank you! :)
Posted on Dec 25, 2009
Try reinstall the driver. you can find it here driver updates . Than run your webcam again. best of luck
Posted on Oct 09, 2014
Hey everyone, i had the same problem until just now. I have a msi A4000 laptop with Windows 7, and here's how i randomly figured out how to launch the webcam:
Go and find the Webcam Companion program, or whatever webcam program you have on your computer (perhaps you can find in when you type "webcam" into search), and then open the program. Click the "connect button" (which was located in the upper righthand corner for me) and it should turn on.
If it still cannot detect your webcam, hold down the "Fn" key on the keyboard and the "F6" button.
Posted on Nov 07, 2009
I just got an msi with windows 7 and when i open up webcam companion 3 it say its not connected and to click connect so i click conect and it says camera not found its either being used by another program or not connected then like you guys said i hit fn and f6 at the same time and absolutely nothing happened i just bought this computer please help me
Posted on Feb 28, 2010
I had the same problem. I fixed my MSI webcam by downloading software from http://arcsoft-webcam-companion.en.softonic.com/download. Works perfectly now.
Posted on Dec 26, 2010
Hi, just brought msi cr500 laptop and appeared to have the same problem as most of you. got webcam working by pressing the first quick launch button (the one that looks like a webcam) and is now working as it should! hope this helps :)
Posted on May 04, 2010
My brandnew msi laptop webcamera is not working, it stopped working on friday, its connected but shows nothing, and the orange light doesn't turn on, help! please, do i have to uninstall and then reinstall? thanks!
Posted on Dec 15, 2009
I cant find where my web cam icon?
Posted on Jan 08, 2011
Make Sure that you have the latest drivers installed for both the web cam and the usb port that it is plugged into. Also Try a different USB Plug. If none of these work, right click on my computer and select properties. Then on the hardware tab, select Device Manager. Under the Universal Serial Bust Host Controllers optoin uninstall as many of them as you can and then reboot. When the computer comes back up follow the Add New Hardware Wizards instruction, and it should fix the problem.
Posted on Jan 10, 2008
Called MSI Support, there is no fix. They had to RMA the whole unit to fix it. Did this 2x now within less than 3 months of owning the laptop. Same problem both times. the webcam doesn't work and the amber light doens't light up either.
Posted on Feb 03, 2010
Msi pc is differ than other.its webcam dosent work.i think it is there only for showing off
Posted on Mar 29, 2012
I have MSI cr460 Laptop but his webcam not working, not showing and also not not in the device manager of my computer.
Other thing also MSI website not showing the MSI CR460 Webcam driver.
I try my best but not founding result.
Plz solve this problem
Thank you so much
Posted on May 24, 2014
Hi..anyone help me please..
i also cannot use my webcam on my msi CR460 laptops.
when i open ovoo ,skype ,tango or vzo ...webcam not work properly..pls help me how can i fix this problem..thanks sir
Posted on Jun 16, 2013
My msi CR420 cannot detect webcam y?
Posted on Dec 12, 2012
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Posted on Dec 01, 2012
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