Webcam non-functional in Acer Aspire 5740

Asked by Triyambakesh on 2010-09-14

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx (Linux 2.6.32-24 Generic) & My system is Acer Aspire 5740 core i5. I dont find anyway to operate my webcam. How do I make my webcam functioning? Please help.

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Solved by:
marcobra (Marco Braida)
Solved:
2010-09-15
Last query:
2010-09-15
Last reply:
2010-09-14

please install the cheese package using the software center and and then open cheese from Applications→sound & video and try your webcam

Triyambakesh (3m.on.linux) said : #2

Hello Marco,

This issue was solved using Cheese.
Thankyou lots, once again.

Triyambakesh (3m.on.linux) said : #3

Thanks marcobra (Marco Braida), that solved my question.