LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 11-03-2013, 11:41 AM   #1
_meg
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2013
Location: London Ontario Canada
Distribution: ubuntu 12.04
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Internal camera Acer Aspire one D270-1596 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS


Hi;
I have an Acer Aspire One D270-1596 laptop (Intel Atom N2600 1.6 GHz processor) with an internal camera that is listed in the terminal. The camera shows as;
usb 1-3: Webcam
usb 1-3: Manufacturer:SuYin
usb 1-3: SerialNumber:HF0319-M08C-OV01-VR01.00.00
followed by (and I don't know if this applies to the camera or is simply the next on the list - sorry);
ata1:SATA link up 3.0 Gbps
When I was setting up the operating system on the laptop I was asked to take a picture (of myself) with the camera and it appeared to be working. That was unfortunately the last time I used the camera. I don't see the picture taken anywhere either even though there did seem to be one taken. Has anyone had this issue before? Or any suggestions on the solution. I did look on the net, but no joy. Thank you!

meg
 
Old 11-04-2013, 04:06 AM   #2
yooy
Senior Member
 
Registered: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,116

Rep: Reputation: 127Reputation: 127
I had similar problem: camera worked in cheese booth but not in skype. Does camera work in cheese booth? I remember solving this by running skype from terminal with special command.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Problem installing Ubuntu on Acer Aspire One D270-1865 with Wubi.exe within Windows 7 jhorton197038 Ubuntu 6 04-17-2013 11:17 PM
Fn key does not control backlight on Acer Aspire One D270-1410 CW_OP Slackware 5 03-12-2013 06:36 AM
Acer aspire one D270 memory failing otoomet Linux - Hardware 3 01-04-2013 05:13 AM
[SOLVED] Ubuntu 10.04 LTS in laptop Acer Aspire 5750G does not see wired internet igor1102828 Linux - Newbie 4 10-07-2011 08:45 AM
Acer Aspire One, Linpus Lite, Camera Problem nugganootch Linux - General 3 11-01-2009 06:45 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:23 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration