Uninstall any ArcSoft products restart and re-download the drivers and install. Dennis November 11, 2016 11-11-2016 Lego Mindstorms EV3 Review and Giveaway Lego Mindstorms EV3 Review and Giveaway Christian Cawley November 8, 2016 08-11-2016 Elephone Elecam 360 Camera Review and Giveaway Elephone VAIO - Software & Other Operating Systems gian Duplicate drivers and Startup items on my VAIO VGN... Please try again later. http://tekconceptllc.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-web-camera-not-working-windows-xp.php
I uninstalled the arcsoft software that came with the laptop in error last week, however now my webcam cannot be detected. If still does not, then follow the windows 8.1 upgrade instructions again. Back to top #5 augustjones augustjones Topic Starter Members 35 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:50 PM Posted 28 August 2011 - 04:28 AM Thank you CYANiDE - yes there is a System restore is not an option as I discovered it wasn't switched on so I can only restore from today. http://community.sony.com/t5/VAIO-Software-Other-Operating/Solution-to-fix-problem-with-camera-and-Windows-8-after/m-p/69211
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Nick-- Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos bhainaut Enthusiast Posts: 20 Registered: 11-01-2013 Message 3 of 45 (12,410 Views) Re: Camera problem after windows 8.1 upgrade Options Mark as New Bookmark Sony Vaio Built In Camera Not Working Windows 7 I then updated the driver files forthe USB video device under Imaging Devicesin device managerand it renamed itself as Sony Visual Communication Camera VGP-VCC6It seems that the Sony drivers aren't extracting Your cache administrator is webmaster. ha14 October 14, 2014 at 6:56 am Update a driver for hardware that isn't working properly http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/update-driver-hardware-isnt-working-properly#update-driver-hardware-isnt-working-properly=windows-7 Advertisement Latest Giveaways Moto G4 Plus Review and Giveaway Moto G4 Plus Review and
Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Community ➝ Skype for computer and Xbox ➝ Modern Windows archive ➝ Webcam not working? - Check here Webcam not working? - How To Open Camera In Sony Vaio Laptop Windows 8 thuanlam411 54,861 views 7:02 Sony Vaio VPCEG Laptop Screen Replacement Procedure - Duration: 12:27. The camera reappeared, I don't know how or why but yesterday I just saw it under scanners and cameras and I looked in device manager and there was a new section If not, please try reinstalling the drivers one more time.
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In device manager, under non plug and play devices there is still a serial(!) - 'this device is not present, is not working properly, or does not have all its drivers see here sanjivkumar patel 56,927 views 5:57 How to use your Webcam for Windows 7 - Duration: 2:48. If the issue persists, contact Sony Service Assistance Team here: http://esupport.sony.com/US/p/service.pl Note: If my post answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution." Report Inappropriate Content Windows 8 Just to verify, were you able to fully update both Vaio and Microsoft? How To Open Camera In Sony Vaio Laptop Windows 7
Did you follow the Windows 8.1 Upgrade instruction? In device manager no image devices are listed however there is an 'unknown' under USB (usb/vid)- I have disabled and re-enabled but I still get an error message when I reboot Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page « Message Listing « Previous this page Sign in to make your opinion count.
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I googled it and it seems quite common but I didn't know whether it was to do with my webcam. I tried a bunch of stuff and nothing worked. Thanks again DalSan M October 17, 2014 at 1:51 pm The drivers for Windows 7 aren't compatible with Windows 8, and Sony does not offer any fixes or updates for older Sony Vaio Laptop Camera Driver If the issue is also with the pre-installed camera app, perform all the troubleshooting steps mentioned below: Follow all the steps mentioned here to install the camera driver: https://us.en.kb.sony.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/37440 Next,
SonyListens 41,669 views 2:37 How To Unblock Web Camera In Windows 8 - Duration: 1:15. To find the date and version of the driver, run Device Manager, find the camera driver and double click on it. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Get More Info I tried yahoo answers too on a whim.