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I recently bought this webcam. I stupidly assumed Ubuntu would automatically recognize it as it has done with everything else so far, can anyone help me to get it to work? At the moment, when I plug it in, nothing happens and doesn't appear to be recognized. Thanks in advance, ell.

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My gosh, that is, most definitely the most stupid question I have ever asked in my life. The webcam works fine and was recognized, I just didn't realize! Silly me!

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Look at "TeckNet webcam" -

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