Dell Latitude D800

  godfather10 11:24 AM 03 Apr 13
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using XP am unable to get the external USB webcam to work. It is recognised but is looking for some software or Driver. I have 2 cameras, both work on my main PC (windows7)by using any usb socket. I should really be grateful if someone could solve my problem.

  Ian in Northampton 11:35 AM 03 Apr 13

Windows 7 likely includes drivers for many web cams, so the web cam is probably plug and play. However, XP, being a lot older, doesn't. You'll need to identify and download XP drivers for your web cam, I'd guess.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:16 PM 03 Apr 13

Had similar problem with a web cam

used s/n number on web cam to search for a generic driver.

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