When you use a computer, you often use a webcam. In order to ensure its service life, you must learn how to maintain and repair it. The following is an introduction to you.
First, the maintenance method of the webcam
1. The camera cannot point directly to the sun, and the image sensing device of the camera will be damaged.
2. The substances that the camera cannot contact include: oil, steam, moisture, moisture and dust, etc., especially water, must not be in direct contact, otherwise it will be damaged.
3. When wiping the camera, do not use harsh cleaners or organic solvents.
4. During the use of the camera, do not pull or twist the cable, which will cause irreparable damage to the camera.
5. If you can't repair it yourself, don't open the camera casually, and don't touch the internal parts, because it is likely to damage the parts. This kind of man-made damage will not be repaired by after-sales service.
6. When the camera is not in use, place it in a dry and clean place to avoid moisture.
Second, the maintenance method of webcam
1. Check if the device is turned on
When the webcam does not work, the first thing to do is to check whether the device is turned on. The specific operation method is to click My Computer, then click Manage, and then click Device Manager to see whether the camera is turned on or off. If it is closed, just open it directly.
2. Check whether the camera driver is installed
The camera driver is very important for the webcam. If there is no driver, the camera cannot be used. If not, you can find the official website, download the latest driver or update the latest driver, restart the computer, and the camera will start.
3. Check if the device manager is open
If the device manager is not opened, the camera cannot be found, so check whether the connection between the computer and the camera is in good contact. You can unplug the cable and plug it again to see if it is normal.
4. Test the USB port camera
If the webcam does not work, you can find a USB port camera and plug it into the computer for testing. If the external camera can be used, it can be determined that the webcam is faulty, and you can go to the maintenance department to replace the new camera. If the external camera cannot be used, then the circuit on the motherboard may be involved, and it needs to be repaired at the computer repair office.
It can be seen that the maintenance and repair of webcams are very important. Everyone must learn some relevant knowledge in peacetime. If there is a fault, you can solve it yourself. Try to solve it yourself. If you can't repair it yourself, you need to find a professional. to proceed.