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I have a webcam but I don't know what company/model it is (it doesn't have it written on it)

How can I find out/ find drivers for it?

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Go to the device manager, right click on the webcam and select properties.

There you will find the details tab, click it. Once there, you will see a drop down menu. Click it and select hardware Id. Google the id it shows.

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I don't see it in the control panel :( – Tal Galili Jun 28 '10 at 17:46
    
you can find the device manager by right click my computer clicking manage and then device manager on windows 7. On XP its right click My computer -> properties -> advanced tab -> hardware. – Ray Foss Jun 29 '10 at 11:01

Also you can see detail information of your hardware (not only, there are a lot of usable features) using Everest.

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Thanks, yet when looking at the USB list in it - it shows it as unknown. Any other ideas? – Tal Galili Jun 28 '10 at 21:16

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