Webcam keeps freezing in video calls

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Webcam keeps freezing in video calls

Recently, when I am in a video call, when the LED refresh on my webcam (Logitech C270)  happens, my video occasionally freezes. Sometimes it un-freezes on its own when the next refresh happens, but other times I have to manually restart my video.

 

How can I solve this so my camera stops freezing? Any answers are appreciated!

bananabrains
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Re: Webcam keeps freezing in video calls

The same happens here. on two different computers.

The webcam keeps switching from SD->HD and also freezes me in awkward situations. It seems to me Skype has some special feature which freezes the video if you open your mouth, roll your eyes strangely etc.

henrytownsmyth
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