Re: Chicony Webcam for Toshiba suddenly not working
Same trouble here it comes back after a reboot annoying egh??
"Ivan Tamayo" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> On Nov 13 2007, 3:23 am, kelcoll <kelc...@discussions.microsoft.com>
>> Hi, about two months ago I bought a TOSHIBA Satellite Pro A200
>> with Vista Business. It has an inbuilt Chicony 1.3M webcam.
>> Everything was working fine, i could use it in MSN etc. until about 12
>> ago. I had the laptop on sleep for a few hours and when I came back the
>> webcam no longer functioned. According to MSN messenger no webcam was
>> I have reinstalled the webcam drivers direct from the Toshiba website
>> (several times in fact) but it still isn't working.
>> I then tried to do a system restore from a point that I knew it was
>> however the restore failed. It only gave me the option of restoring from
>> to 24 hours previous (is this normal). The Error message was in Spanish
>> as I
>> bought the laptop in Barcelona but the jist of it was that it failed and
>> doesn't know why.
>> If ANYONE can help me with the I would really appreciate it. I am at my
>> end here!
>> Yours in hope...
> I've got a toshiba A205 with the same chicony webcam. I've that same
> problem. If the laptop go to sleep mode, when it wakes up the webcam
> doesn't work, you have to reboot it. I don't know any solution, maybe
> with Vista SP1