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How to get webcam on acer aspire 5542 to work

\015 How do you get the webcam on an Acer Aspire 5542 to come on? There does'nt appear to be a Function key to do the job.\015

Answers :

You will find the webcam application in the all programs list in the start menu
You are simply missing a driver, you should download it from the manufacturer website if you don't have the software for it!
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\012For example if the webcam is from Acer then visit Acer website...

First uninstall the older device drivers and then install the latest \012device drivers. You can also download the latest webcam drivers from the\012 internet and install the new device drivers.
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\012Now go to manufacture site & in the download option, select your model number.
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\012After selecting the laptop model number from site, click on 'Software & Drivers Downloads'.
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\012Now you need to choose your operating system & select the given updates & follow all instructions to download it.
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\012After complete download, install supported driver for your laptop \012webcam. After install driver, reboot your laptop again and check that \012your webcam is working properly or not.
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\012I hope it will fix your webcam not working issue if laptop is not facing any hardware issue.

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