If the built-in web camera is not equipped with LEDs to signal about her work, the first step is to find out whether she. For this, go to the Windows control panel (via the desktop icon or from start menu) and double-click the System icon. Opens the properties window operating system where you open the tab "Equipment". In this tab click the "device Manager". In the drop-down list of "device Manager", select "imaging Devices" and click on the " + " symbol. Opens a list of all devices, among which find the webcam and make sure it is enabled.
To enable the built-in webcam you need to run applications developed specially for it. Usually, this software is pre-installed on the laptop (if it is purchased with the operating system). For example, in order to enable the built-in camera on laptop Acer have to enter the menu "start", click "All programs" from the list of applications, select "Acer Crystal Eye Webcam". With this program you can take photos and record videos, changing the capture resolution and save the results on computer.
To enable the built-in webcam is also possible with the help of third-party software such as ManyCam free app that can be downloaded here http://download.manycam.com/. This program supports a wide range of functions for working with built-in webcam.
Built-in web camera is automatically included in such application like Skype, Oovoo MailRu Agent and the like. Moreover, if the computer is installed and running in the background Manycam, then other apps will define it as a separate web camera with advanced settings.