Monthly Archives: January 2012

Webcam woes again, but not so bad!

Interestingly I decided to see if my Microsoft Lifecam VX1000 would work on Ubuntu 11.10. The microphone worked fine in Sound Recorder, but the camera barely worked in Cheese ( a very grainy image) and neither the webcam nor the

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Webcam woes!

The one thing stopping me so far from converting entirely to Linux is webcams!I have a Microsoft Lifecam VX1000¬†which¬†will show images in Cheese but neither the camera nor the mic will work in Skype in Ubuntu or Mint and it’s

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