Can't view other peoples webcams

Welcome To get started please read our short introduction.
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 
This topic has been archived.
To keep discussions in the Skype Community relevant we archive topics that haven't seen activity in the past 6 months. Read more about about archiving

Can't view other peoples webcams

So when I try to vide chat with someone who has a webcam, the picture comes through all jarbled. I have tried firewall settings, anti virus settings, uninstalling, reinstalling, everything I can think of and it's not just one persons cam I can't see it's everyones cam I can't see. I attached a photo of what I see. Any advice will be appreciated, thanks.

Novel Tourist
Kudos: 0
Posts: 1
Registered: 29-12-2011
Message 1 of 2 (1,039 Views)

Re: Can't view other peoples webcams

The problem is with the latest nVidia graphic card video drivers. Probably the best solution is to revert to an older 280.26 driver. See this:

Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 5795
Posts: 63191
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 2 of 2 (884 Views)

© 2016 Skype and/or Microsoft. The Skype name, associated trade marks and logos and the "S" logo are trade marks of Skype or related entities. Use of this website constitutes acceptance of the Terms of Use and Privacy and Cookie policy.

No emergency calls with Skype
Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling