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#1 fed

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Posted 17 November 2014 - 11:13 AM

Hi Everyone,

My USB2 webcam cannot work in Windows 8. Each time I try to open the webcam, my computer shuts down. Can anyone suggest a solution to this problem? Thanks.

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Posted 18 November 2014 - 02:36 PM

Windows 8 still offers installing/running software under compatibility mode?

Uninstall all software and drivers for webcam.

Reboot.

Install software for webcam (only connect webcam when instructed to do so > or wait til software is fully installed).

After connecting webcam: Open software.

Or one could try an optional webcam program known to work with Windows 8.

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