1. Windows Central Question's Avatar
    After I downloaded windows 10 my built in camera on my computer is like facing the desktop so I can take pictures of whatever I am doing and I wont take a picture of me. I dont see anyway to turn it around. Can someone help please?
    01-30-2016 11:05 PM
  2. RumoredNow's Avatar
    We need some more details, please.

    When you open the camera, do you see yourself or the view in front of the screen? Is it built in or an add on camera?

    What are you doing to take a picture? Specific button presses on the keyboard or the capture button in the Camera App?

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    01-31-2016 02:26 PM
  3. tynast's Avatar
    When I open the camera I see the front of the screen and it is a built in camera. My computer is a HP ProBook 6550b. And I havent actually taken a picture yet cuz I dont need a picture of my computer screen lol but I would use the capture button in the app.
    01-31-2016 04:05 PM
  4. tynast's Avatar
    I just want to know how I can switch the camera around to see myself.
    01-31-2016 04:08 PM
  5. RumoredNow's Avatar
    That is super odd... I never heard of a webcam being used for screenshots.

    I would suggest in the search box on task bar, type in "Device Manager" > open device manager (control panel) from the results > find Imaging devices on the list and expand that category. Uninstall all devices marked "webcam."

    Reboot. See if it installs new devices. If not, open device manager again > click Action, then scan for new hardware > scroll to Imaging devices and expand. Then search for drivers for the newly found devices if they still don't install.

    I have searched around and it is hard for me to find out on HO what actual webcam device they built into that notebook.
    02-01-2016 03:52 PM

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