Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I am using Windows 8 on VMware Player and trying to get the Web camera working.

Ensured to enable the USB control and connecting device to VM instead of host.

However built in "Camera" says "There is problem with camera".

Did anyone faced this issue? or How to debug this issue?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 3 down vote accepted

Confirm that VMware can access your webcam, by setting up a simple Ubuntu VM and testing the webcam from there.

If the Ubuntu VM can access the webcam, but not the Windows 8 VM, then open Device Manager and try using a generic webcam driver.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.