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Toshiba built in webcam problem... HELP

  1. #1


    JodieLemke Guest

    Toshiba built in webcam problem... HELP

    i jsut got my laptop yesterday and i use MSN and Skype. last night the webcam
    work for both applications but now since i restarted teh computer the camera
    says LOCKED BY ANOTHER APPLICATION.. how do i fix thsi error???

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Rick Rogers Guest

    Re: Toshiba built in webcam problem... HELP

    Hi,

    Check with Toshiba for a firmware update. Also check programs loading at
    boot for one that may be taking control of the camera and disable it. You
    can run msconfig or windows defender/software explorer to look at this.

    --
    Best of Luck,

    Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
    http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
    Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
    My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com

    "JodieLemke" <JodieLemke@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:0561DA83-329C-418D-B31C-5086B9E7DCC1@xxxxxx

    >i jsut got my laptop yesterday and i use MSN and Skype. last night the
    >webcam
    > work for both applications but now since i restarted teh computer the
    > camera
    > says LOCKED BY ANOTHER APPLICATION.. how do i fix thsi error???

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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