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I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Acer One Aspire 756-967BCkk laptop. But my webcam is not working. Programs like Cheese or Skype can't detect my camera.

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Cant detect or there is only black when you open those programs? –  Bruno Pereira Feb 23 '13 at 8:45

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Is the webcam switched on? On my net book (MSI Wind clone) I have to put the camera on using the keyboard shortcut and then open Cheese or Skype and then it is recognised.

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