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Camera not working on S540-15IWL GTX

Q: Camera not working on S540-15IWL GTX

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The Camera on my device is not working, it used to work for a while in the beginning, no idea what caused it to stop as I didn't use it that often. HW ID: USB\VID_13D3&PID_56B2&REV_1711&MI_00W10 1809 ENT (17763.805) I've tried installing windows updates, the latest camera driver from Lenovo, rebooting etc, but keep having the same error image as uploaded in any software that uses the camera.  Obviously the hardware switch has no influence either, and I've ensured the W10 privacy settings are set to allow all apps to access the webcam. any ideas or should I RMA for warranty?  













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A:Camera not working on S540-15IWL GTX

Hi? welcome to lenovo forums. seems your Camera is disabled could you please check the Camera settings in Lenovo Vantage app? if it was disabled by Vantage?  Thanks,Sam

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The Camera on my device is not working, it used to work for a while in the beginning, no idea what caused it to stop as I didn't use it that often. HW ID: USB\VID_13D3&PID_56B2&REV_1711&MI_00W10 1809 ENT (17763.805) I've tried installing windows updates, the latest camera driver from Lenovo, rebooting etc, but keep having the same error image as uploaded in any software that uses the camera.  Obviously the hardware switch has no influence either, and I've ensured the W10 privacy settings are set to allow all apps to access the webcam. any ideas or should I RMA for warranty?  

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If, for example I start SKYPE, then the white LED come on - even when the camera is disabled on the Laptop Settings.So, to me this LED looks not like a "function-light" inication the camera function on or off.>> So what is the led then for? 

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Hi! I bought a Lenovo 730-15IWl preinstalled with Windows 10 Home edition and the onboard HDMI was working OK. Then I formated and installed Windows 10 Pro version 1809 with updated drivers from Lenovo website and NVidia, and coincidence or not the onboard HDMI stopped working. I checked that I have the most updated drivers, updated the Windows 10 to version 1903, but without sucess. I can connect to an external monitor using a USB-c Hub with HDMI, but not from the onboard port. Does anyone experienced something similar? do you have any idea how can I test if the port is not broken? Thanks!!  

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The Touchpad on a clints S540 is not working anymore. It started with complaints about non-responsiveness when the laptop woke from sleep (after being closed and opened).I've tried to install the latest drivers (18.0.7.99) from the Lenovo website but that didn't give a solution. The laptop is running Windows 7 Professional 64bit.

A:S540 Touchpad not working

Hi Niels84,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
As per the query we understood that you are facing issues with Touchpad not working after resuming from sleep mode on your ThinkPad S540.
 
Please check with updating the touchpad firmware from the below link.
 
http://support.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-s-series-laptops/thinkpad-s54...
 
Hope this helps.
 
Best regards,
Hemanth Kumar



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I bought this Lenovo laptop in January (not even 3 months ago) and for some reason my c, d, e, 3, f2 and f3 key are not working, it started with just the c d and e, but now its all these keys (thus I suspect it might be a hardware issue...) have any of you guys had this problem (and if so how did you solve it?). Who do you guys think I should contact about this...

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How to cancel order, anybody out there pl help

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I recently updated my os on my S540 from windows 7 to windows 10 and updated all drivers + bios. Now my shift keys are not working. I don't think it is a hardware problem, because they stopped working both at the same time. I used the keyboard test from the lenovo and it said everything is fine...Had the same problem on Ubuntu, so it isn't os related. Are there any known problems with drivers or the bios related to the keyboard of the S540?

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I purchased a new Ideapad S540-14IWL recently but couldn't find a way how to connect a secondary display via HDMI. I use Windows 10 Pro. So far I've tried the following:- using different monitors;- using different HDMI cables;- installing newer and older Intel VGA drivers;- going through the Windows 10 video troubleshooter;- switching off the laptop and/or the monitor and powering them in various sequences (as suggested in a few articles I found on the Internet);- tried to switch to the second display using Win+P, of course. No matter what, Windows is not able to detect a connected display (even after I manually push the 'Detect' button). The display itself finds no signal. Surprisingly, the Lenovo diagnostics utility couldn?t identify a problem after running both the Display and the Display Interface tests. The laptop is flashed with the latest BIOS. I read other Lenovo models have similar issued when AHCI mode is selected in the BIOS rather than RST. However, switching to RST comes with a warning that the controller change will result in all the data being erased, which I can't afford.  Any help on that issue will be appreciated. 

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Hello,I used my laptop for a couple of days and I couldn't get to make Lenovo performance mode (pressing Fn + Q to change fan speed) to work. I've seen this thread, but I don't want to risk installing wrong software. Anyone knows how to solve it without manually going to BIOS every time, and if that software is compatible with my laptop? Edit: I forgot to mention, whole software/drivers are up-to-date, both via Lenovo Vantage and via Windows Update (System version: Windows 10 Pro 1909 18363.476)

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I have a ThinkPad S540 with a OneLink Dock (not Pro). It has work fine for several years until today. Power is getting through to the laptop from the dock but none of ports (USB, Network and HDMI) work. Ihave tried to install a new driver however, after installation I get the message:"Unable to execute file:C:\SWTOOLS\DRIVERS\TP_Onelink_Driver_v11019.exeCreateProcess failed code 740.The requested operation requires elevation". It looks to me like the Dock has died but somehow the power supply to the laptop can carry on while the cleve stuff has stopped working. Any help appreciated.

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I updated to the latest drivers for Intel AVStream Camera on my tablet / laptop. After the update, only the front camera works now.

Hope someone can help solve this problem.

Thanks,

Vic

A:Front camera working but main (rear) camera is not

Can anyone help me?
I've tried updating my camera drivers in device manager, uninstalling the camera and booting windows 10 again...to no avail. Still no main camera....only the front camera works.
Does the rear camera need seperate drivers? How do I check this?

Thanks again.

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Hi,
My build in web camera is not working. I have windows 8.1 OS install on my computer. When i launch the camera app, the screen is black, Im able to take a picture but when i click the previous arrow to see my picture, it say " The file cant be open, the file may be damaged".

A:Build in camera not working in Windows 8.1 camera app

Hi, and welcome to TSF, we need more info than that. What is the make and model number of your computer, have you checked in device manager for any error flags, either a yellow ! or red X, have you tried reinstalling the web cam software or driver.

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I am using native camera API in an android app development, the camera preview doesnt display the camera's best resolution, it looks dull, compared to how it looks when using the native camera of the device.
How can I fix this? I am sing the android's native camera api, and not intent, as I need the API usage to performs some functions with the camera.
 

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After installing windows 8, 64bit on my Lenovo g50-30, when i turn on camera it tells me to "connect a camera" so i don't know what to do anymore because is built in camera. 

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Could someone please advise.My daughter has a Sony Vaio laptop and the camera does not work, she gtst a message which says ' An attempt to initialize the camera failed please check if another software is using the camera'. No input. I would appreciate some help please. Many thanks.
 

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intel(R) realsense(TM) 3D Camera (Front F200) RGB not working

Error - Device USB\VID_8086&PID_0A66&MI_00\6&2dcf98f&0&0000 requires further installation.

System os : Windows 10
Dell inspiron laptop

Camera works on skype and web-ex

any help highly appreciated

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Already uninstalled from Device manager and restarted it but in vain

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Okay, yesterday i bought my new fantastic HP envey x360 convertible tablet which i setup with the GoogleHello function with my face and the IR cameras where working, after updating the system for teh most recent microsoft i have come to find that that doesnt work anyome it says that the camera cant be opened but the normal camera can only the IR doesnt work help.

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Hi,
I have Dell inspiron15 which has inbuilt PC camera. It has stopped working. While diagnosing it on Dell portal, it fails to run the tests stating that eiter the device driver is not installed or incorrectly installed. But while checking it from device manager, it stats that you have latest updated driver in your machine. Could you please advise what might be the failure reason.
Regards,
Sanchit

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I tried setting camera for gtalk but it not working.Also dont know to check camera Plz help 

A:G50-45 camera not working

Dear jitendrawani,
 
Welcome in lenovo community,
 
Could you please tell, what is your machine operating system?
 
Also please try to test your webcam from here.
 
Waiting for your feedback.
 
Regards,
Joseph

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camera on laptop giving error code 0xA00f4271

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my camera is not working...............

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My camera not working...tried all possibilities...my OS is Windows 10.Screen shot attached.pls help 

























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I found out that my web camera doesn't work with Skype as it used to. I followed all procedures to diagnose the issue and found out that software manager doesn't find any camera on my computer. Should I renew a camera driver? So how to find one? I have 4 CDs to recover the system, but it looks as everything will be formated if I use this option. Is there a way to resolve my problem faster? Any suggestions will be apreciated. Thanks

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my web camra dosn't work at alli just bought this laptop it's newi updated the os and updated the driver (from the internet(aut search))    HP Pavilion 15-bc000nx (ENERGY STAR)Model #: W7B64EA

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after i updated my lenovo yoga my camera stoped working and it says it is being used by another app when i have nothing else opened. can someone help me.

A:camera not working

This issue can be a hard thing to fix and get working properly again. If the issue is software related than chances are a lot better that you might be able to fix it. I just want to stress that this can be a pretty bad malfunction and there?s probably only about a 50% chance of actually fixing this problem





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I got the firmware updated yesterday via Lenovo Vantage. It's said to be successful. But after that, Windows Hello can never turn on the camera for sign in. It became super frustrating now.  Anyone idea? I've tried to find this firmware manually to re-install it. But didn't find it anywhere (though I found it for 5th Gen).

A:X1C 6th Gen IR Camera not working

Same here with my 6th gen X1. First did not recognize the camera anymore and after uninstall the drivers etc. the infra red does blink but no recognition anymore. Before this update it worked flawlessly.  Please advise Lenovo  

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aspire v571p laptop updated to windows 10.  2 days ago  just switched my camera on today it came on for about a minute then i got this message up.sometihng went wrong.make sure your camera is conncted and not being used by another app.i turned off all the apps under camera settings and it still not working can anyone help me to solve this issue.

A:camera not working

its ok i have got it working now

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HI

I have installed IP CAmera - DVR Viewer, in Location Qatar. This camera is installed and connected in the LAN Of the Qatar Location and is configured with DynDNS. The Router is a SPEEDPOINT and the Firewall is turned off. The Hostname is updated successfully in the router. Port 8080 is forwarded.
The Problem is the camera is able to view from any location inside Qatar. But our HO is based in the UAE. We are not able to access the camera from the UAE.
Similarly they are not able to access the cameras in UAE. But in UAE Locally we can access it. These host names are under zone level services in the DynDNS Account.
Please help us in advising in what ways we will be able to access the Camera Worldwide?

Regards
Syed Mohammed Sirajuddin
IT ADMINISTRATOR
 

A:IP Camera not working

Use Ping and Traceroute tools to diagnose the problem:

http://help.expedient.com/general/ping_traceroute.shtml

Try Ping and Traceroute tests locally and from UAE and compare.

Ping the public ip address of the camera and the DNS name.......For example:

Ping 211.23.10.9

Ping www.thecamera.qatar

Traceroute 211.23.10.9

Traceroute www.thecamera.qatar

NOTE: As you are aware there are a number of restricted websites/services in Qatar. You may have to check with your local internet provider to be certain you are allowed to send traffic on that port outside of the country?

Show your internet provider the Ping and Traceroute results. I do not think this forum can help you bypass restrictions.
 

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 hi this is sudhakara my laptop camera not working some drivers problam place i want support give me linke and take my pc yours control 

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intel(R) realsense(TM) 3D Camera (Front F200) RGB not working

Error - Device USB\VID_8086&PID_0A66&MI_00\6&2dcf98f&0&0000 requires further installation.

System os : Windows 10
Dell inspiron laptop

Camera works on skype and web-ex

any help highly appreciated

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Already uninstalled from Device manager and restarted it but in vain

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Dear Sir,
This is to bring to your kind notice that I had purchased all in one hp desktop from your The Hewlett-Packard Company . For a consideration of Indian Rs 65000/- .paid in cash vide your cash memo.
The said goods are suffering form the following defects:-
(i)  Web camara not working .
(ii)  System not working properly , etc.
(iii) I have reported the above matter to you Company Case Manager  several times . but despite all my pleadings you have not made good the defect in the goods (or deficiency in services) which is indeed regrettable and highly unbusiness like. On account of your aforesaid dereliction of duty and failure and neglect to rectify the same I have suffered losses/ incurred expenses. which you are liable to compensate to me.
You are hereby finally called upon to ? remove the said defects in the goods and /or ? replace the goods with new goods and /or ? return the price / charges paid
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With Regards,
Yours Sincerely,
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I have a Sony notebook laptop with a 'motion eye' camera. The software is installed but I can't find it. i don't know where to go. I read many people had the same problem but I don't know how to open that program if I want to take pictures. I can use the webcam for messenger. but not the program alone.
Can you help ?
regards.
 

A:Camera is not working

Control Panel | Scanners and Cameras
Under Printers and Other Hardware if in Category view
The camera should be shown in there, and you can use the Windows wizard to take pictures.

If they the laptop came with a separate application for the camera, you'll just need to browse through the Start | All Programs list. Could be in the main list, could be under Accessories
Jerry
 

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I have just installed a mini usb web camera and after installing the software and pluging in the webcam, i get an error saying there was anerror on installation and the camera may not work properly. When I run the attached software it says there is no video capture hardware. I have looked in the device manager and there is a yellow excelmation mark om the minicam. The info says that the driver is incorrect. I have tried the manufactures website and down loaded the driver, but still have the same problem. Any help would be appreciated. PS I have tried it on another pc and works ok.
 

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My webcam stopped working! When I first got the laptop the webcam was working perfectly. My laptop is the Dell Inspiron N5010. Please help!

A:Web Camera Not Working!!!!

Hi Matthewliu1,If the webcam is not being recognized in the Webcam central software then please follow the steps mentioned below for refreshing the drivers for webcam.
Open ‘Device Manager’ by clicking the Start button. In the search box, type ‘Device Manager’, and then, in the list of results, click ‘Device Manager’.
When the device manager pops up, in the list please check for ‘Imaging devices’.
Under ‘Imaging devices’ check if you are finding webcam.
Right click on the webcam available and click on ‘Uninstall’.
Check the box which says delete the software and click ‘OK’.
Restart the system and check for issue resolution.

Also, I would suggest that you download the ‘Dell Webcam Central’ and install it.
Please follow the steps below to run the diagnostics for the Webcam on the system.
1.       Open the link http://dell.to/11MXNII 
2.       Select ‘Hardware’ under ‘Choose a Diagnostic Type’.
3.       Select ‘Camera’ under ‘Diagnostic Selector’.
4.       Click on ‘Run Diagnostics’ button.5.       Let me know the results.

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Hi - I have a Logitech QuickCam Communicate STX - have had it a while and its always worked. Now whilst I can see myself if I open the cam for myself, but if I chat to someone on Windows Live Messenger - there is a red cross, and the picture doesnt appear. Im using Windows XP Home Edition.

Strangely enough my other laptop which has Vista and a built in Cam (and has worked) - also doesnt work on Windows Live Messenger.

Have you any clues?

Judy
 

A:Web Camera not working

have you tried this
Click the Actions menu, point to Video, and then click Show your webcam.
Click a contact, and then click OK.Click to expand...
 

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After installing OS Windows 8.1 on a new PC not working web camera (built-in).what is necessary to do? laptop it just does not see in the services Manager there is none.where to find driver and how to fix the situation.Thank you.

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I have just finished my month-long exam. (That's not the problem; it's described below).

A week before my exams, I had opened Windows (in Safe mode, as Windows is not booting in normal configuration, and I have to re-install it) to transfer the photos. I connected the camera with the computer with the help of a USB cable, and turned the camera on. As usual, the LCD of the camera was off while the lens was out, the LED was green in colour. After I copied the photos, since I didn't find the "Safely remove hardware" option, I shutted down the computer, and still, the LCD was off. I took out the camera from the cable, still the camera is in that state, the LED is still on. I tried several things, but the same thing is happening. The lens is out, the LED off.

How can I get my camera working again?

It's a Nikon Coolpix 5600 (5.1 megapixels, 3x optical zoom).
 

A:Camera not working: Please help

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HiI have E530c and camera doesnt not work in any application not even in"Camera" app itself . The error code it shows is 0xA00F4271(0X80070018).  I made sure that the camera is turned on. In device manager the only device under imaging devices is UVC device. I would be glad for any help. Thanks

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home Single Language, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-5200U CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 61 Stepping 4
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 4010 Mb
Graphics Card: AMD Radeon R5 M230, -2048 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 153599 MB, Free - 64656 MB; D: Total - 125599 MB, Free - 59444 MB; G: Total - 657168 MB, Free - 494690 MB;
Motherboard: LENOVO, Lenovo G50-80
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled

When I am opening my camera, it is showing an error code
0xA00F4244(0xC00D36D5)

I tried using device manager but imaging device is not listed there.
 

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I have had this computer(Hp Envy 15t ae000) about a month and a half now but before it reached  a month I notice that my web camera is not working. Its giving me an error message "To get started, connect a camrea" the OS that is on the system is 8.1. I need to get it sorted out, I am disappointed that I am experiencing such problem this early.kindly provide me with help and a solution to this issue.

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I have a IdeaPad S340-15IWL.   Currently it has an 512GB SSD, there is a HDD slot, so I want to install a quality HDD.All lenovo could tell me is that the height has to be 7mm.   Has anyone installed an HDD into one of these Ideapads?

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When I try and use the camera  it tries to show the image, however all I get are broken "lines" across the screen. It started very close to the time of the latest windows 10 upgrades. Although I cannot definately say that is exactly when it happened. I was going to lowload the newest driver but I do not know where to look to see what type of camera/driver I have. Not computer savy... dj

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