A few days ago I was a fascinating webcam problem with my Dell Inspiron. Dell Inspiron webcam not working on my Windows PC. So first I will find information about this problem and I will see there are many dell users are fascinating this problem. So I’m trying to fix this webcam issue by using many experiments and upgrade or update webcam drivers/software. In my case I was trying many tricks and tips, but no luck. I was trying to experiment on this topic last seven days and finally I found the solution for this problem. Here I give you all methods that I was trying on my Dell Inspiron. So check this method that helps you to solve your problems.
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How To Fix Dell Webcam Not Working
→ First of all, I was uninstall my dell webcam software and install it again, but that not working on my Dell Inspiron.
→ I’m using Windows 8.1 on my dell laptop but in Windows 8.1 camera app not working, so there is no problem with camera software.
→ So if you are using Windows 8.1 then the first check camera app, if the camera app working, then there are problem with your dell webcam software. If you fascination this situation, then update or reinstall your dell webcam software first.
Method 1 is not working for me, so I was found next solution to fix this issue. In this method I was Run Dell PC Diagnostics to resolve performance issues. So follow simple steps to run dell PC diagnostics.
First, go to Dell support page – http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/19
In General Support, click on Laptops and select your product then select your Dell model.
Now click Diagnose an issue, in simple tab, select Webcam and click Run Diagnostics. This takes 5 min. to complete.
I was trying this method in my dell inspiron, but not working for me. If this method not working for you then follow method 3.
Uninstall Webcam from device manager and install it again.
First open Run (Windows Logo + R) and type “devmgmt.msc” to open device manager.
Now find “Imaging devices” and expand it and then right click on your webcam and click Uninstall.
That’s it, now install your webcam latest drivers again.
Above I described three methods to solve the webcam issue, but none of method working for me. On my laptop there are problem with the lid. When I was turning lid to maximum level and my webcam is working so try to change your laptop lid. If there are problem with your laptop lid, then contact your hardware support and fix it. If you have any other question related to this problem, then, please comment below.