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Webcam, Asus laptop F5VL series

I have a built in webcam. When on audio/video call, I can see my contacts/they can see me. I can talk, they can hear me. I cannot hear them, the volume is very static and the static does not go away.
When on audio call only, there is no problem at either end.
After turning the webcam on, and discontinuing the conversation, the light for the camera stays on....does not go away until I reboot.
Can you help? Thank you, Lise

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Could be something wonky about your video camera, or wonky about how they designed the laptops. Laptop webcam's are not as reliable as I would have liked them to be. Most have compatibility issues with most software, or can't be used with more than one piece of software before you have to reboot to get it to work again.

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