I dont know how to use my web cam that is built in to my computor
I have an Acer Aspire 4520 I had to start Vista over from the beginning because of something....can't remember what it was now.....so now it's back to factory default, but with my preferred programs. i.e. Firefox, iTunes, etc. Anyway, my problem is that the way to access the Acer Crystal Eye Webcam thing (the one with the desktop link) has disappeared. I'd like to take pictures with my built-in camera since I don't have any other digital camera to use.
Go to my computer, and then open up the c:\ drive. go to program files, and open it up. Then look for your program in their in one of the folders. If it isnt there, it isnt installed, so try reinstalling it from your cds that came with your laptop. And if not,
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yeah sure it is made for that purpose for video conf and picture taking just go to start>all programs>Acer Crystal Eye folder u will find the icon there just make a shortcut from there to ur desktop if u dont find it there then just go to "C:\Windows\Acer Crystal Eye Webcam.exe"
otherwise ur webcam utility is not installed just download the utility from
You must go into Tools then choose Options then under options choose video settings under which there is a drag down box with connected video cameras. Your camera should be there. If not make sure to install the correct drivers. Hope I Helped!
First thing you need to install AOL messenger so you can enjoy chatting with your friends while you chat with them. In the AOL messenger you can start your cam. There should be an icon of the software that runs your camera on your desktop. Use that to take pictures and save on a specified file location then after that enjoy sending e-mails or chat with your friends with your cam. Let me know if you have further questions.