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WebCam cannot be detected

SYMPTOM:

WebCam is not detected.

AFFECTED CONFIGURATIONS:

The above symptom may occur on the following system:

Lenovo G460

VALID REGIONS/COUNTRIES:

Worldwide

SOLUTION:

1. Download and install relevant Lenovo Energy Management driver from the below list to enable "Fn" key and restart the system.

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2604 (Lenovo G460, Windows 7 32bit)

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2605 (Lenovo G460, Windows 7 64bit)

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2555 (Lenovo G460, Windows XP)

2. Install Camera driver and EasyCapture accordingly from the below list to use Camera.

Camera driver

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2649 (Lenovo G460, Windows 7 32bit/64bit)

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2554 (Lenovo G460, Windows XP)

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=3387 (Lenovo G460, Windows Vista 32bit/64bit)

Youcam

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2654 (Lenovo G460, Windows 7 32bit/64bit)

/en_NO/downloads/detail.page?&LegacyDocID=2559 (Lenovo G460, Windows XP)

3. Press "Fn + Esc" on the keyboard to enable the WebCam. See Fig.1 and then run third-party application, you can use the webcam now.

Fig.1

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Other company, product, or service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.

Document ID:

IN20101228-002

Last modified:

2011-01-05



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