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This is definitely a hardware problem, since it's telling you that the camera was disconnected and then reconnected: usb 3-4: USB disconnect, device number 15 ... usb 3-4: new high-speed USB device number 16 using xhci_hcd The camera is connected using an internal USB cable in the laptop, which is somehow loose , and thus, when you move your laptop, it ...


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First, try disabling it in the BIOS. You might want to Google "how to disable hardware in {your computer's model name} bios" and then disable the "internal webcam" or something like that. If you can't get that to work, just cover it up. Source: http://www.howtogeek.com/210921/how-to-disable-your-webcam-and-why-you-should/


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Kazam is available in the official Ubuntu repositories, but it's an old version (1.4) and ppa:kazam-team/unstable-series has not been updated for 16.04 (and does not include debian patches). I'll ping one of the maintainer in #kazam on freenode but in the meantime you can install Kazam 1.5.3 from my own ppa: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:sylvain-pineau/kazam ...



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