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I have two webcams connected: dev/video0 is the laptop built in webcam and dev/video1 is an HD quality webcam that I would like to use, but Camorama defaults to dev/video0. How can I select dev/video1?

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I can do it with this is a terminal: camorama --device /dev/video1 –  user104140 Nov 27 '12 at 8:34

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You can use the following command from the shell:

camorama -d=/dev/video1
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This is not possible in Camorama.

Use "Cheese" instead of "Camorama" and simply select the camera you need in preferences.

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Are you saying that's impossible to do using Camorama? –  Flimm Jan 5 '13 at 16:25

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