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I took my profile photo during installation of Ubuntu 12.10. Now I'm trying to change it, but I see only choices to select an image from files. How to re-acquire the image with the attached webcam?

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Do you want to take a new picture or just attach the picture you took earlier? –  i08in Feb 17 '13 at 15:12
    
@Jobin The question asks "How to re-acquire the image with the attached webcam?" So Sergey is asking how to take a new picture. –  Eliah Kagan Feb 17 '13 at 15:35

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Use an application like Cheese Webcam Booth (sudo apt-get install cheese) to take the photo, save and use it.

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Thanks for the response. This is understood that external tools can be used to take pictures. The question was, is it possible to use just that same simple tool employed during installation? –  Sergey Feb 17 '13 at 16:14
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So you don't want to install additional software? Then please add that condition in your question just to make things clear to people. –  user25656 Feb 17 '13 at 17:22

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