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Dell Webcam Console

Discussion in 'Dell XPS and Studio XPS' started by lunatuna, Oct 8, 2008.

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  1. lunatuna

    lunatuna Notebook Enthusiast

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    I cannot get Dell Webcam Console to launch. Dell Webcam Manager Works fine, Dell Webcam Center Works fine, the Webcam is functional, but still the Dell Webcam Console will not launch. I reinstalled the drivers, I reinstalled the programs from the disc that came with my computer, but all for nothing because I still can't get the dang thing to launch! It's very annoying to not be able to move the camera or enable face tracking.
    My XPS m1330 worked fine before my big fiasco with the motherboard getting fried (Motherboard has been replaced), and I also installed Windows XP.
    Suggestions? :eek:
     
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    lunatuna Notebook Enthusiast

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    timjonesNL Newbie

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    How do you change terminal services to automatic?
     
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    fonduekid JSUTAONHTERBIRCKINTEHWLAL

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    Start > Run > services.msc > terminal services > right click and change it to 'automatic'.
     
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    timjonesNL Newbie

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    thanks for the help re: terminal services - unfortunately this did not fix the problem with respect to the webcam console - it appears to be running when I start it (it appears in the windows task bar) - but it will not restore - any thoughts?
     
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    fonduekid JSUTAONHTERBIRCKINTEHWLAL

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    Stop it from running at start up!!

    you could do this from start > run > msconfig
     
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    timjonesNL Newbie

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    Thanks Fondue Kid - I guess I wasn't clear - when I try to run the Webcam Console, it doesn't open - it appears in the taskbar but I can't get it to open from there - it's like it's in permanent 'minimize'
     
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    chuchai Newbie

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    hi timjonesnl, i have the same problem... the dell webcam console starts and appears on my taskbar but it's invisible. i cant configure my camera and now im stuck in the mirror effect setting.
    were you able to remedy this trouble? if so, please tell me... im dying here....
    much thanks!
     
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