Troubleshoot Yahoo Messenger webcam problems

Troubleshoot Yahoo Messenger webcam problems

Fix webcam problems in Yahoo Messenger

Get all the quick links to the Yahoo Messenger webcam troubleshooting articles in one place.

"Webcam not found" error

Basic webcam troubleshooting steps: External webcam unplugged: Check to see if your external webcam was accidentally unplugged from your computer.

Fix a webcam that shows a black screen in Yahoo Messenger

Learn how to troubleshoot a black screen when trying to use your webcam in Yahoo Messenger.

Fix image issues for webcam and video calling

Webcam not found or not connected: Troubleshooting webcam not found errors . Webcam specifications:

Make Yahoo Messenger recognize a new webcam

If you only see Microsoft WDM in your webcam source, this may mean that your webcam is not activated. In this case we recommend reinstalling the webcam drivers, please see our Troubleshooting image issues for webcam and video calling article.

Yahoo Messenger 11.5 videos

Watch this video for help if you're having problems signing in to your Yahoo Messenger account. Troubleshoot Yahoo Messenger webcam problems If your webcam isn't working with Yahoo Messenger, watch this video to help identify and solve most common problems.

Troubleshooting echoes in Yahoo Messenger

Microphone volume is too loud and/or too close.

Troubleshooting issues with crashing or freezing on Windows 8

+ R This opens the "Run" command. 2. Type appwiz.cpl

Frozen Webcam

Did your webcam video suddenly stop or freeze? Either your computer doesn’t have enough system resources or there’s a problem with your Internet connection.