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    Windows update - cause camera to fail

    System 7 Pro, Domain client First, I cannot fathom why there are so many Intel, Surface, Realtek updates to the system... on a weekly basis. I posted earlier about camera fail after upgrade to current build of windows; however, loss of camera function is more pervasive. I now have a...
  2. J

    Problems with MS Surface Pro 7 system updates

    Surface Pro 7; 256GB drive, Windows 10 Pro build 2004, domain member This is a follow up to my earlier post on camera fail after WSUS update. What I instituted is a spreadsheet of each MS WSUS presented Surface7 update and the system status post update. I do a regular system restore point...
  3. J

    Cameras fail after upgrade to build 2004 Windows10

    New SurfacePro7 came with 1909 build. I brought it to current update levels and installed all my software (Office 2013, etc.).. I then configured Hello Face" for signon. It worked just fine. However, When I upgraded to build 2004, all cameras went to "POWER FILURE" and "Hello Face" could not...
  4. K

    Using external video cam w/SPro3

    My SPro3 is docked and I use a regular keyboard and 21" monitor. The video camera is blocked. Is there a way I can use a external HD video camera with the SPro3?
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    Camera and microphone locations

    Unlike previous models (such as the Surface Pro 4), there doesn't appear to be a diagram posted online showing the locations of the microphones, cameras, and speakers on the Surface Pro 6. The 5.0MP front-facing camera and 8.0MP rear-facing autofocus camera are pretty obvious. I know there's...
  6. D

    Weird camera shutter noise on start up and shutdown

    I recently purchased a Surface Go and am enjoying it so far except for one minor detail. Every time I start it or turn it off it makes a clicking noise that sounds a bit like a camera shutter (I am not paranoid about anyone taking pictures of me, I just find the sound annoying). It also makes...
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    Surface Studio Camera Orange?!

    This is the 2nd Surface Studio desktop that i have purchased, both of them have a horrible orange color when the camera is activated, it looks like its a setting or a slider that should fix but i cant find how to fix it, is this a known issue?
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    Photosphere App

    Is there a Photosphere App that will work with the Surface Book 2 similar to Google Camera or the Street View app? It seems a shame to be relegated to using my 5mp camera on my Android when I have an 8mp camera on my Surface Book 2. I would be able to detach the screen from the keyboard and use...
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    Bad Video Call Quality Skype for Business

    Hey Just got a new Surface Book 2 here to test in our enterprise environment Got one issue that cannot seem to shake here: when making video call to another person in our network with skype for business the video quality is very bad have tried: Checked front facing camera driver it is latest...
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    Plastic part on top, issue!?

    Hello, Forum I recently purchased a used but mint condition surface pro 4. It is in great condition and it works as expected and I have no personal usage issues with it. However there is a issues with the plastic piece on top of the device. That plastic piece is flapping and issue is only felt...
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    Solved Camera as Image Device?

    Hi, could everybody explain me, how i can install the webcam as an image device? The Device "Intel AVStream Camera 2500" is only listed in Sound- , Video- and Gamecontroller. I tried all available drivers from Microsoft, but I always get a error message. cu maheda
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    Camera SPRO 3

    Hi to everybodty from Chile. I just bought a SPRO 3 and the front camera works with a little bit of clicks but the rear does not. Im sure is not a hardware issue, and I would like to use those cameras. Can somebody help me in solve this matter ? Maybe is a driver or software missed. Thanks !!!!!
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    Windows Hello Not Working. It's the camera!!

    Hi, I have a 'vanilla' Surface Pro 4 where Hello used to work. I contacted support they had me restore the surface back to factory. Tested the camera and it worked. The minute the Surface turns off, I have noticed that the rear facing camera works but the front facing one will throw an error...
  14. margas

    Solved Windows Camera app error

    On my surface pro 4, when I take the second picture I get the error 0XA00F424F, which forces me to restart the app. So I have to restart the camera app for every picture I've to take. Any solutions?
  15. J

    Android emulator not working with camera (Surface Pro 4)

    I've been trying to get an Android game (Nexo Knights: Merlok 2.0) working on my son's Surface Pro 4 tablet. We're using the Bluestacks emulator, and while most of the game works fine, there's some missing functionality. Part of the game involves scanning items using the camera, and the camera...
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    Solved Camera focus issue

    I have a SP4 (i5, 8GB, 256GB) which I'm very happy with, but which has some issues. The battery problems I can see many have, but I haven't been able to find anyone having the camera issues I have (I'm sorry if I've missed any posts on this, if so please point me in the right direction, thanks)...