My inquiry is simple: I've a webcam on my laptop and want software that allows me to utilize it to take photos. What might you more experienced folks suggest I do? Any and all help is appreciated. Thanks!
on 12/18/2013 – Made popular on 12/18/2013
My across-the-street neighbor bought an Asus X551M laptop for her kid but wanted it reverted to Win 7. She had the laptop formatted, installed a retail copy of Win 7 and was happy until the kid needed the webcam working.
Now he needs the webcam and she came asking for help. (Wife told her I was a "computer nut"....thanks, Debbie.)
After installing some must have apps on Ubuntu 11.10, you might have missed few things e.g if you’re using webcam either on Desktop/PC using USB (or other port) or in laptop or netbook, you need to install the driver software for your webcam, because it is very likely that your webcam manufacturer doesn’t supply driver software for Linux based OS such as Ubuntu (e.g I’m using Lo