Uninstall your camera driver and scan for hardware changes

  1. In Device Manager, press and hold (or right-click) your camera, and then select Properties.

  2. Select the Driver tab, then select Uninstall Device. Select the check box for Delete the driver software for this device, then select OK.

  3. In Device Manager, select Action Scan for hardware changes.

  4. Wait for it to scan and reinstall the drivers, restart your PC, and then try opening the Camera app again.

Note: If your camera still doesn’t work, look for help on the camera manufacturer’s website.

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