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How to get webcam to work?

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Novel Adventurer

How do I get my cam to work on skype? there is no video icon to click on. I am on windows 8

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Former Staff

Hi,

Which webcam are you using?
Which version of Skype are you using?
Does your camera work properly in Windows 8 Camera App?

Thank you

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Novel Adventurer

I am using fujitsu laptop with built in camera, Windows 8.  Camera works when I click on app. There is no video call button  on Skype just the green phone button so I can chat but no one can see me. I can see them.

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Former Staff

Hi,

Which version of Skype are you using?
Which exact model of laptop are you using?
Does your camera work in Windows 8 Camera app?

Thank you

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Novel Adventurer

Me to i got crazy of this version of skype !!!!!!!!!!!!!

You get only to sean how to buy something !

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Community Manager

Please follow the instructions here to perform a video call on Windows 8 https://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA12104/making-a-video-call-windows-8-or-above


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