Perform a SFC scan to check if the system files are intact. If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the password, or click Continue. Thanks for marking this as the answer. Click Start and then type cmd in the Start Search box. It may be possible that some third party program is conflicting or the driver for webcam needs to be updated.
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This thread is locked. If your issue is inxpiron after performing Clean Boot, then follow the steps mentioned in the following KB article to narrow down the exact source: I have the same question To perform a clean boot on a computer that is running Windows Vista: He claimed the problem wasn’t with the Dell or with the webcam, but with Windows.
Dell Inspiron integrated webcam not working – Microsoft Community
The scan may take some time, so be patient. The integrated webcam worked at first, then it stopped working. After the computer starts, check if the issue is fixed. A couple days ago, it stopped working again and I can’t see any reason for it doing that.
Sorry this didn’t help. Please follow the steps as below to run the System File Checker Tool: When you are prompted, click Restart.
Perform a SFC scan to check if the system files are intact. Did this solve your problem? I would suggest following these steps: Sandeep Ghatuary Replied on September 27, Perform clean boot to determine if some third party program is conflicting To perform a clean boot on a computer that is running Windows Vista: You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number.
This site in other languages x. Now it won’t work for either. Perform clean boot to determine if some third party program is conflicting.
Windows will repair any corrupted or missing files that it finds. Click Continue if you are the administrator or type the administrator password. It may be possible that some third party program is conflicting or the driver for webcam needs to be updated.
Dell Inspiron 1545 integrated webcam not working
You will be prompted to type the password for integrateed administrator account. If you are prompted for an administrator password or for a confirmation, type the 5145, or click Continue.
How satisfied are you with this reply? Click Start and then type cmd in the Start Search box. In the results area, right-click cmd. For reference you may visit the following KB Article link: I went to Dell’s online technical support and they did a system restore, but that had no effect.
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You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. I’d really like to avoid that.
Thanks for marking this as the answer. Then, a few days later, the webcam started working again.