Having problems with your Acer eMachines 520-2890 Notebook ?

Emachine e520 does it have a built in webcam? it looks like it does but it cant find it


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Hello sir,
Yes there is an web cam in your laptop its on the top of your monitor(display), it seems to be like an circle inside an square. you need to install driver utilities for the mother board cd which have been issued to you when you bought the system.
Or you can download the drivers from this link:
http://www.getpcmemory.com/drivers/download-acer-emachine-e520-notebook-windows-xp-vista-drivers/
Thank you for bringing your question to the experts on FIX-YA. I am not sure what you are seeing that resembles a built-in Web Cam, but this particular model does not. Here are the complete specs for this model.

\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Features\015\012 \015\012CPU: Intel Celeron M 575 \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Dedicated/Shared Graphics Memory\015\012 \015\012Shared \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Dimensions\015\012 \015\012364 x 260 x 45\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Display Resolution\015\012 \015\0121280 x 800 \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Display Type\015\012 \015\012Super TFT \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Drive Speed\015\012 \015\0125400\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Graphics Memory (Mb)\015\012 \015\012157\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012HDD Capacity (GB)\015\012 \015\012160\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Installed RAM (MB)\015\012 \015\0121024\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012No. of USB Ports\015\012 \015\0122 \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Operating System\015\012 \015\012Windows Vista Home Basic \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Optical Storage\015\012 \015\012Tri-Format DVD/DL \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Processor Speed (GHz)\015\012 \015\0122\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Protocol\015\012 \015\012IEEE 802.11g \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012RAM Type\015\012 \015\012DDR2 SDRAM \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Warranty Length\015\012 \015\0121 Year \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Weight (kg)\015\012 \015\0122.6\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Display Standard\015\012 \015\012WXGA \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Laptop Display Size\015\012 \015\01215.4\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Type of Battery Required\015\012 \015\012Built-in Rechargable \015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012Video Memory Technology\015\012 \015\012Intel GMA 4500
The good news is that this laptop should be able to run any USB Web cam quite easily. You can pick up a decent USB cam for under $15.00.

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