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When i want to take a picture, the picture has a static effect. i tried adjusting the focus lens and seeing if i had any other special video effects on but the staticy picture is still there.

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1st You download Webcam Driver.


After this install the Webcam driver in the system.
Installation of Webcam Driver
Go to the control panel
Click on the System Icon
Click on the Hardware Tab
Click on the Device Manager s
Select the Unknown Device or printer device where yellow Question Marks sign on it.
Right click on it and uninstall it.
After this go to the top of the device manager and click on scan for hardware changes.
Driver installation Wizard start.
Brows Your Driver from the Hard Disk and click on next.
Driver will be install.

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Make sure you have Microsoft DirectX installed - probably version 9 for this cam
You may have to re-install your Logitech software

Visit the Logitech website and browse the photo gallery for your model and click on the photo to navigate to the support page.
Note - Older models on page 2 - look for the link at the bottom right of page 1 and click on it "Still can't find your product?"

http://www.logitech.com/index.cfm/405/&cl=us,en?prodcrid=405

In addition to the Logitech installer you will need to download Microsoft DirectX 9 or later to support your webcam

Procedure
Close all programs while uninstalling - downloading and uploading software
Disconnect your webcam
Uninstall the current webcam software on your computer
Restart computer
Download the Installation package from Logitech
Run the installer and choose your options - You may not want Logitech Chat but the Desktop icon for the webcam toolbar is a must.
Connect your webcam when prompted.

For a clean uninstall I would recommend downloading a free uninstall utility
Download Revo - double click on Logitech - Use the 'Advanced' mode - Revo will make a Restore Point and then uninstall Logitech using the Logi uninstall software.
It will then scan your C drive and Registry for all fragments and files that failed to uninstall.
Delete everything it finds
http://www.revouninstaller.com/revo_uninstaller_free_download.html

Make sure you check all the software installed on your computer - you may have more than 1 logitech program installed

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