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Webcam not working on Sony Vaio with 12.04

I'm new to ubuntu, literally installed it yesterday, but enjoying it so far! Except for this issue with the webcam, which is not working at all. I've been through the questions and answers here, and ...
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Why doesn't cheese work on Ubuntu 12.04?

I recently replaced Windows by Ubuntu on my laptop. Ubuntu however does not recognize my graphics card (ati radeon hd 5470) nor my webcam. I installed Cheese to solve the problem with the webcam, but ...
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After install some dvd programas and cheese input audio dont work in 12.04LTS

I installed some dvd programs and cheese (webcam program) in 12.04LTS 64 bit and after that the only program that recognize my input Audio webcam is Skype, the sound manager on the system setting ...
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24 views

Show date and time on GUVCViewer recordings?

I am using GUVCViewer to record video using my webcam. How do I display the current date time on the video which is being recorded?
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113 views

Skype 4.2 webcam is green

I already install video4linux control panel and I already adjust the settings but the adjusted settings don't work for skype. The video was still green. How can I fix this? I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Trust Webcam on ubuntu 12.04

My Trust WB-1400T webcam does not work on Ubuntu 12.04. I've tried using cheese &Skype but nothing seems working. Can anyone help me on this please?? Thank you in advance!
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How to install Trust webcam on Ubuntu 12.04

My Trust WB-1400T webcam does not work on Ubuntu 12.04. I've tried using cheese & Skype but nothing seems working. Can anyone help me on this please?? Thank you in advance!
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105 views

Integrated webcam not found on Lenovo G500?

I have Lenovo G500 laptop with integrated camera. At first I had Windows 8 installed on it. Everything worked perfectly, but when I've installed 12.04 the integrated webcam wasn't found by Skype, ...
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291 views

Is there any REAL Skype alternative where I can add my Skype friends (without asking them to join to a new app)?

I have installed Skype but, despite the recent updates, it still seems to have bugs. Anyway, I am looking for an alternative for it, and I saw from internet that there are plenty of Open Source ...
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37 views

Webcam stopped working

Built in webcam stopped working somewhere around december 10-20 I have 64bit 12.04 on LenovoB575 I usually install updates on realese, webcam used to work (defficiently (reeeally dark image) but we ...
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122 views

Disabled my built in laptop camera, but it re-enables after reboot

I'm on 12.04LTS. I have an external USB HD cam that I run as default (preferably). To do this, after every reboot I have to run sudo su -c 'echo "0" > ...
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404 views

How to change the default webcam? Changing dfaults in Multimedia selctor not working

I have Logitech c920 set up. With help from an experienced AskUbuntu user, I installed GUVCview, Video4 linux control panel, and QT V4L2 utility tester on here. I am able to change from my Toshiba's ...
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654 views

Logitech c920 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Where to begin? Does it work? Anyone using it on Hangouts?

I just got the Logitech c920 webcam for Christmas. I'm a little disappointed to read the different forum posts regarding the c920 and Ubuntu pairing. Ideally , I'd like to use this webcam on Google ...
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108 views

Skype webcam woes on Ubuntu 12.04

So, my webcam doesn't work on Skype. At all. Tried Cheese, it works there. Here's what I did to try to fix the problem: root@aesculapius:~# lsusb Bus 002 Device 002: ID 17f6:0216 Unicomp, Inc Bus ...
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107 views

C510 camera not working in skype

I have a C510 Logitech camera running 12.04. Looking up the list of cameras, this should just work out of the box, but it does not work in skype. lsusb gives this as the camera: Bus 003 Device 003: ...
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388 views

Webcam not detected? Lenovo T430

I have an integrated webcam in my Lenovo T430, and it is apparently supported on Ubuntu 12.04. I don't see it listed when I run lsusb or lspci. Any other options I can try? It should be compatible ...
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12.04 Virtualbox not seeing any usb devices in the usb filters settings

I was following this question but found a problem. Use my webcam with Ubuntu running in VirtualBox I used guvcview to test the camera, it works. I installed the 12.04 virtualbox release from their ...
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674 views

Logitech C525 on Ubuntu 12.04 no /dev/videoX but in lsusb

I am trying to get a logitech C525 camera to work on ubuntu 12.04. The system is a hp pavilion hpe h8-1050z with 2.0 usb ports on the front and 3.0 ports on the back. I have tried both types of ...
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808 views

Dell XPS 15 (L502x) Integrated Webcam not working

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 x64 on the Dell XPS 15 L502X but the integrated webcam is not working neither with cheese nor skype. Learned that there is no need to install drivers for this version (12.04) ...
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158 views

Ubuntu 12.04, web cam light flashing

Have been running Ubuntu on my Compaq C757 reliably since 9.10. Currently running a fresh install of 12.04 LTS. Somewhere during my regular updates, my webcam started flashing its power light. Light ...
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300 views

Webcam not “detected” - Ubuntu 12.04

I have a usb microsoft livecam nx-3000 webcam connected to an ubuntu 12.04 laptop. (lsusb: Bus 001 Device 003: ID 045e:0721 Microsoft Corp. LifeCam NX-3000 (UVC-compliant)) Under windows 7 and ununtu ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 high definition screen and Skype

I've installed advanced setting and tried to get the text size with my laptop's high definition screen larger, what I have ended up with is a mix of some large text which does not properly fit onto ...
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Webcam not working with Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

I have installed Cheese Webcam Booth from ubuntu software center but my when I run this software I am getting following message/error. "No device found" I also installed Camorama Webcam viewer but ...
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Cheese does not work sometimes

I'm using 12.04 64 bit and Cheese doesn't work sometimes. It just opens the main window and that's all; webcam isn't working. And the most important of all, this happens sometimes. How can I solve ...
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1answer
683 views

Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 Builtin Webcam does not work in 12.04

I bought a Lenevo IdeaPad Y500. I erase its windows and install Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS on it. I can not use my webcam on my laptop. I check Skype and guvcview non of them can detect my webcam. The ...
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232 views

Webcam not found on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS

Using cheese/skype on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, my webcam is not found. My last (successfully) use of the webcam with Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS dated back to two moths ago. The output of lsusb confirms that the ...
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279 views

Cheese isn't working from the Software Centre

I've been trying to use Cheese, but the current version from the Ubuntu Software Centre doesn't seem to work at all. It just opens and then closes. I downloaded the latest stable version from the ...
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279 views

12.04, My logitech webcam wont work now. Any built in testing for webcams?

i started the guvcview application to see if my webcam is still working. it recognizes that the camera is pluged in but the app isnt bringing up the second window of the video feed. so i unplugged ...
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Webcam software [duplicate]

I am keen to use my web cam but can not find any suitable software to facilitate this, could someone please suggest any other applications? I have tried the software site associated with the Ubuntu ...
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Webcam isnt detected/working 12.04

I have a HP Pavilion laptop with a built in webcam which isn't being detected in Ubuntu 12.04. I have referred to this solution but I don't have a camera button on my keyboard as described in that ...
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323 views

12.04 - USB 2.0 Microdia Sonix Camera isn't working

I have an emachines e520 laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 and the camera isn't working. Skype and Guvcview both do not detect the camera. This is the lsusb output: Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux ...
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483 views

Acer crystal eye webcam stopped working

I'm not sure what went wrong, or what I did. But one day it suddenly wasn't working. In Cheese Webcam Booth it shows a black screen. The little camera light next to the webcam isn't switched on. In ...
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585 views

Sony Vaio WebCam shows the error “No WebCam Detected”

The initial problem. Errors on boot up pointing to USB2 the Sony Vaio webcam. Errors after loading Ubuntu 12.04 No WebCam detected. How do I fix this?
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218 views

Still image capture using webcam

I am trying to write a C++/Qt program for linux, where I take a still image photo from a webcam, make some transformations to a photo (cropping, resizing, etc.), and save it to a jpeg file. But I ...
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1answer
469 views

webcam installation on HP Probook

I am using HP Probook 4520s . My laptop have webcam (Camera Inside) , but I can not reach it and use webcam anyway. How can I install or reinstall webcam?
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816 views

Can't Install UVC drivers: “implicit declaration of function 'x' [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]”

I am working on a project for my final year project which involves the use of a web-cam. I bought an external one and tried to install new drivers for it. Now my integrated web-cam won't work. My ...
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Webcam doesn't seem to connect in Ubuntu 12.04

I plug in my webcam and I have installed both cheese and guvcview but both of these programs can't see my webcam. Is my webcam not supported? i use ubuntu 12.04. The webacm is media-tech.
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Ubuntu 12 with logitech c525 webcam, and disabling auto exposure inside a virtual machine

This problem may be related to v4l2 ctl exposure-auto-setting fails which has not been answered and has remained opened since November. I am using the c525 with OpenCV, and for my application to work ...
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132 views

How do I know if my web camera is linked to Ubuntu?

Ubuntu 12.04. I own a Samsung NC10, with a 1.3 Mega Pixel integrated digital motion camera. (That I copied from the Specs page.) But how do I know if it's linked up? (Can I use a program or ...
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1answer
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Cheese won't start: assertion 'CHEESE_IS_CAMERA_DEVICE (device)' failed

Cheese (photobooth) used to open just fine on my iMac 12,2 running Ubuntu 12.04 however it has stopped opening from either the launcher or terminal. I thought it might be due to running WMII but I ...
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804 views

Built-in camera not working Ubuntu 12.04 + Lenovo Ideapad Y400

I have problems with my built-in camera, I've been looking at. It doesn't work with cheese nor any other programs and it worked fine with windows. The programs recognize the cam as Lenovo EasyCam but ...
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Running a webcam with built-in mic in Skype - Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04, While using Skype it will happily pickup my webcam feed, but can't seem to get the mic working. In Skype's audio settings I only get one option, which is "pulse audio" seems ...
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Set webcam on different USB bus

my objective is to capture from two webcams simultaneously at a resolution of 640x480. I am currently experiencing a problem where my two webcams are plugged in different USB ports but are using the ...
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1answer
211 views

Cantgive access to my webcam on websites

I am using Ubuntu 12.10. When I try to use websites that access my webcam (ustream for example), the dialog where you allow access is not clickable. (see image) I have the latest flash player ...
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How do I get a Cisco Precision HD web cam working?

I have a cisco PrecisionHD cam that works fine on windows 7 but in ubuntu 12.04 nothing happens when I connect it via usb, I mean it is suppose to show under the devices section, right? Neither skype ...
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using isight camera in macbookpro(8,2) on ubuntu 12.04 virtualbox VM

I'm having a lot of trouble using the built-in isight camera on my macbookpro8,2 (early 2011) from an ubuntu 12.04 virtual machine, run inside VirtualBox. The following is the log I get when I try to ...
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Web cam stopped working after reinstalling Ubuntu

My Lenovo Thinkpad's integrated webcam used to work just fine with 12.04. Recently I updated to 12.10 but had problems with VirtualBox crashing and had to wipe everything and reinstall 12.04. This was ...
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1answer
879 views

After a while integrated webcam is disconnected

When I boot my ubuntu 12.04 i can see the output of my webcam through cheese, skype, etc... but then it freeze and in the dmesg it shows that is disconnected and it disappears from lsusb. Also the ...
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950 views

Zoneminder 404 upon installation

I've run sudo apt-get install zoneminder on my clean install of Ubuntu 12.04. The installation downloaded about 120MB and there were no errors. I then typed sudo service zoneminder restart and I can ...
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737 views

Dell Vostro 3560 Webcam Ubuntu 12.04

I have a Dell Vostro 3560 notebook and its webcam is not recognized by ubuntu 12.04 My lsusb output is: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Bus 002 Device 002: ...