windows 8 skype webcam not working?

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windows 8 skype webcam not working?

Just bought a brand new sony vaio laptop with windows 8 and I am trying to use skype.  I can use the instant messaging part and when I try a video call I can see my friends video and hear them but they can only hear but not see me, any suggestions on how to resolve this?

emmsyt_93
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Re: windows 8 skype webcam not working?

Same problem please someone help

 

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Did you check for updated webcam drivers from Sony? Please check their support ressources for details on that: http ://esupport.sony.com/

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I installed an earlier version of Skype and now my webcam works fine. Might be a solution until the Windows 8 version of Skype is sorted

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Can you please advise which version you downloaded

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My version says 6.0.59.126 

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its a problem with your display adapter , u need to change the drivers . I guess your are running and radeon hd series
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I has the same problem , Microsoft blamed sony , sony blamed Microsoft ( Microsoft was better considering the support staff tried for hour on remote desktop to toubleshoot it )I worked it out on my own and its working now . it was a problem with the display drivers .
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please let me know the display drivers as well as the display adapter
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