Drivers

Colin Law clanlaw at gmail.com
Mon Dec 1 21:30:45 UTC 2014


On 1 December 2014 at 20:55, Suleiman Shahin <s_s_shahin at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I am trying with Skype. I do not see a picture or hear sound.
>
> What is Cheese?

Hit the windows key to bring up the Dash and type cheese and it should
find that application.  Then double click it to run the application.

Also see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Webcam

One of the first things to learn about linux is that most questions
can be easily answered using a search engine such as Google.  Typing

ubuntu test webcam

brings up the wiki entry.

Colin


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> Suleiman Shahin
>
> ________________________________
> From: shashank at linux.com
> Date: Mon, 1 Dec 2014 15:32:56 -0500
> Subject: Re: Drivers
> To: ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
>
>
> On Mon, Dec 1, 2014 at 2:43 PM, Suleiman Shahin <s_s_shahin at hotmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> Hello Scott,
>
> Have not tried anything except I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and found out now
> the camera/mic is not working.
>
> How are you confirming that your camera is not working? Please specify the
> application you tried to use it with. If none, Try "Cheese" as Mr Scott
> mentioned.
>
> -- Shashank
>
>
> Thanks.
>
> Suleiman Shahin
>
>> From: scott.blair at gmail.com
>> Subject: Re: FW: Drivers
>> To: ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
>> Date: Mon, 1 Dec 2014 14:05:50 -0500
>
>>
>> On Mon, 2014-12-01 at 18:41 +0000, Suleiman Shahin wrote:
>> > Hello,
>> >
>> > Just joined your list and have a few questions.
>> > I am very new to Ubuntu and my first question is how do I go about
>> > getting a driver then installing one. The first one I need is for a
>> > webcam.
>> >
>> > Thanks
>> >
>> > Suleiman Shahin
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>> Have you tried Cheese Webcam Booth yet? I know I hooked up my Sony
>> Playstaion 3 web cam and it worked without having to download any
>> drivers.
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>>
>> Scott Blair
>>
>> save on backup time BackUpDevice=null
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