Linux Power User Bundle. How do I go about installing webcam drivers? Results 1 to 9 of 9. Lenovo Thinkpad R61 built-in Camera. You need to force Skype to use the v4l1 compatibility layer, it is not yet compatible with v4l2 apparently. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled.

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Microsoft WebCam VX

The command should be: Can use all video modes with luvcview. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. Works out of the box, but Compiz must be turned off due to Intel X video card Dynex 1. Many variables can cause video in Skype to fail, and those variables keep changing.

If your webcam works with V4L2but not with V4L you can check this with gstreamer-propertiesyou may try one of these hacks. Cheese and VLC work too. The camera was successfully used with Skype via gstfakevideo on a laptop with Intel graphics card under Ubuntu 7. RX AssocResp from To find out, type lsmod grep videodev. Help please Samsung camera drivers.


Neither Skype Test only shows black screen nor Ubuntu. Same for Cheese or Camorama. No additional driver installation is necessary, but you may have to linjx a hack to get Skype to work.

Works with Cheese at x, x, x, x, x and x Okay, so I tried using that command: Email Required, but never shown. Try unplugging all other USB devices except the camera.

Skype and Web Cameras

Hercules Dualpix HDp Emotion I have a logitech web cam and I had to perform some extra tasks to get it working in opensuse. Works with Cheese and Skype, but can’t get good colour rendering. Cam Notebook Pro [] 7.

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View LQ Wiki Contributions. Requires an external microphone as audio and video do not work simultanouesly. Works perfectly out of the box. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.


Camera is recognized, but “Test Camera” crashes Skype. Great cam, microphone works too. Sign up using Facebook. Logitech Webcam Pro for Business You are commenting using your Twitter account. Works out of the box. Cheese and guvcview works out of the box.

You need to install the gstreamer packages and try this out. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled.