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HT4498 mac book built in web cam not recognized.  Troubleshooting?

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Image capture and and built in web cam not recogognizes. do you have any advice troubleshooting etc...?

MacBook, Mac OS X (10.5.8)
  • MrHoffman Level 6 Level 6 (11,695 points)

    I'd try a clean install from your installation DVD onto an external, scratch disk, boot that external disk (hold option at boot time), and see if that fresh installation then recognizes the camera.  (This test will help determine if there's a problem with your installation, or there's a hardware fault with the camera.)

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