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You just need to move your mouse to the upper left corner of your screen to reveal the Cheese Menu: Then open the Preferences to select your device:


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I suspect there's something wrong with https support. If the proxy is set to relay https traffic while it can't handle it then you'll have no connection. What happens if you try to go to https://www.google.com with firefox while the proxy is set? Note that the link above says https (so ending with 's')


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To block skype.com (though it probably uses a server with a different name), add this to /etc/hosts #block em 127.0.0.1 skype.com This tells it to connect to 127.0.0.1 (the loopback interface - i.e. your computer) instead of skype.com . If you found out the address of the server used you could add that in as well


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Not my answer, but here it is: Set up a guest network on your router. change the username and password on the router enable firewall on the guest network change the wep key on the primary network use the guest network on any shared pc. if you can find the mac address you can limit internet usage to specific times through the firewall to block skype add ...


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If you installed Skype from the repositories, you'll get updates when the repo maintainers release the update; typically days or weeks after Skype issues an update. If you installed Skype direct from the Skype site (either the tarball method or the .deb download), then it'll update when Skype issues updates, which, however, is significantly less frequent ...


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With Skype 4.3.0.37 I have found that you - apart from finding the right menu item in Skype - also need to be on a connection with sufficient speed. Otherwise transmission will be very slow or freezes, as if congestion occurs. When I was on my private fairly low-speed ASDL connection screen sharing did not work, but when I switched to a fast university ...


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2 possibilities if you cannot enable the webcam under windows and do not have the exact model number of the webcam: (no, the brand of the laptop doesn't count: we need the brand/model of the webcam itself) Before you choose one of the solutions, take pictures of all your BIOS screens (or painstakingly write them on a piece of paper, or if you have an ...


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According to all answers from the questions you enlisted, your Qt libs should reside under: /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/ instead of : /usr/local/qt_lib/ Judging by your ldd output , try changing LD_LIBRARY_PATH to : LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/qt_lib/ If that doesn't work then try copying the content inside /usr/local/qt_lib/ to ...


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install this and it works :) sudo apt-get install gstreamer0.10-plugins-ugly gxine libdvdread4 totem-mozilla icedax tagtool easytag id3tool lame nautilus-script-audio-convert libmad0 mpg321 gstreamer1.0-libav


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Possibly you hit bug #1372846. Try this: sudo apt-get install skype-bin


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Install PulseAudio Volume Control (pavucontrol), unlock the left and right input channels, set one channel to 0%, don't allow Skype adjust the mixer levels.It reduced the problem in my installation (Microphone works well with Audacity, but not with Skype). Seems to be a problem with a ALC283.


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Use console to run the app. There should be more verbose error. For skype - you may need remove ~/.Skype (rename ) Check /etc/apt/sources.list for uncommented: deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu trusty partner And reinstall skype from the ubuntu partner repo: sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get -y install skype For google chrome I use ...


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Firstly, I suggest you to use Skype for Linux instead of Wine. Wine is an emulator. Because of that, high latency for audio that capturing from your webcam is an expected thing. Secondly, make sure that your mic volume not more than %100. Thirdly, make sure that in Alsamixer CAPTURE feed both left and right zero.



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