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Hi , i used google talk for video chat wit a friend in Dubai/UAE.Since Friday 12.11.2010 the video sreen is just black,means we can not see us anymore but we can still hear us.Is Google talk now blocked/banned in UAE?

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  • ostara_schue Nov 14, 2010

    Hello,
    i re-installed my webcam driver already and tested it in Yahoo and Skype as well.
    My friend in Duabi did the same.As far as I know Yahoo Messanger is banned there already.
    Any idea how to process now?

  • ostara_schue Nov 14, 2010

    Hello , im not sure whether my add comment reached you . I have already re-installed my webcam driver and tested it in yahoo and skype as well . All seems to work perfect.

    Any idea how to proceed ? Thought google talk is now banned by Etisalat in Dubai , as they did it already with YM and Skype .

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They will ban it soon in UAE but as of now it is not banned. Just re-install the voice and video chat on to your computer and then verify your chat and video settings right by checking your camera and microphone. Also update your webcam drivers

http://www.google.com/talk/

http://www.google.com/support/talk/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=80572

http://www.itp.net/581687-uae-could-clamp-down-on-new-google-services

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Hello there,
No, Google Talk is not banned. Have you tried re-installing your webcam driver? As part of the troubleshooting process, could you try using your webcam in Yahoo! Messenger or Skype and test if it works or not there.
Let me know about the results so that I can assist you further.
Thank you.

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