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Problems with acer orbicam by another application

If i used video call on skype, acer obicam doesnt work as it used by another application which i dont know of.

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Please visit this link: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653.aspx for Process Explorer. It is a good free tool to see what is running on your system and all the program lists as to what each of them utilize. There is no installation required. Once you run the program go down the list to see your obicam program and it will list the other program/s. Once you found the program, you'll need to close out of it so you can use orbicam. But please beware it could be a malware that needs to be deleted. Hope it all goes well. If my suggestions work, please do rate me. Thanks

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