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How to use HD webcam in Debian
(HD = H.264)
I have a HD Webcam installed in my laptop. Once my webcam was crashed so Dell Support replaced it with new webcam which is supposed to be HD. I used Dell webcam central in windows and confirmed that my webcam is HD. But in linux i so not see any such option under "Cheese".
I see extreme resolution of 1600x1200 under Cheese but no HD. Cheese even hangs and do not record smooth video when i use 1600x1200. SO is there any way to find out the model of HD webcam installed in my laptop and install correct drivers to use HD recording smoothly?