I have looked all over Ask Ubuntu and can’t find any way to install the driver easily. Start Skype from a Terminal window by running: It seems there are issues getting that particular webcam to work correctly on Ubuntu, after a fair bit of looking around I found this info on Ubuntu Forums that may solve your problem – good luck. Works out of the box, but Compiz must be turned off due to Intel X video card. Labtec webcam If the image is too dark in Skype, but not in applications such as Cheese or aMSN, do sudo apt-get install luvcview and sudo luvcview. What happens when you plug it in?

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Works out of the box Skype Version 2.

[ubuntu] Microsoft Life Cam

Linux userUbuntu user Works fine after editing Skype launcher to run like this: This project aims to provide a universal driver for Linux webcams. What are the outputs of these commands? Logitech Quickcam Pro 7. Trying to setup and use your existing webcam.


Did not manage to do the selection via kde settings. If you are using Ubuntu Plays nicely together with external USB laptop camera for switching cams in both applications. Works out of the box with Cheese and Skype, x max. October 19th, 2.

Getting Microsoft LifeCam Cinema working in Ubuntu 18.04

However it is slow to start. This aims to provide a universal driver in the same way that a generic driver handles USB storage devices memory sticks, hard drives etc. Results 1 to 10 of MSI Starcam i or Clip 7. Lenovo Thinkpad R61 built-in Camera.

Logitech Quickcam for Notebooks 7. With my Intel card it was using the Intel driver, which doesn’t support Xv; changing it to the driver allowed both modes to work. Not Found Does this mean that the file?

uguntu Have any other ideas? August 1st, 9. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Alexander – the forum post may relate to a different version of Ubuntu but did you try it? Syntek USB Camera built-in LifeCam HD Releasted bug: It could be an USB timing issue.


This program prints information about the devices connected to the USB bus. This is the same with Ekiga. Cheese Works out the box! To find out, type lsmod grep videodev. The command should be: Trust Widescreen HD Webcam 9. Recording Video To record both video and audio using FFmpeg, ubunfu make sure it is installed: Works on Skype 2.

Cheese is included in the Main repositories since Ubuntu 8. I installed the webcam driver using Easycam2.