But you will have to be aware that if you have any hardware malfunctions to the webcam this will not be an appropriate approach to the issue.
The webcam only shows black screen since you update to Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 because either you have an outdated webcam driver which only worked on your previous operating system or you might have to run the Windows troubleshooter feature to fix any registries problem to the webcam drivers.
But with Professional version, you will get higher download speed and enjoy full features including the one-click update feature, which allows you to update drivers with just one-click.
Uninstall the Camera Driver Uninstall the driver then restart your PC for Windows to load the driver automatically. In Device Manager, right-click on the camera device and select Update Driver Software… Driver Easy will scan your computer to detect all problem drivers, then provide you with new drivers instantly. Both versions can be used to download drivers automatically.
Click Action in top menu bar and select Add Legacy Hardware on drop-down menu.
Select option Install the hardware that I manually select from a list (Advanced).
There are many problems with your webcam that can occur on Windows 10, and in this article we’re going to show you how to fix the following issues: After reinstalling your drivers, check if the issue still persists.
If your webcam get black screen after you install the Windows 10 Anniversary, uninstall the update and the problem should fix (See How to Uninstall Windows 10 Anniversary Update). Change Webcam Settings in Skype (of course only if you have one) The reason why setting Exposure in Video Settings of Skype to Auto works is still unclear.
But it worth a try, which may work like a charm for you.
I wish that its base was flat instead of having a "clip-type-achor" as I think it was designed for a laptop and not a desk top computer.
This webcam cover does NOT use tape, glue or adhesive.
- Make sure that webcam has been correctly installed.