Webcam not working in windows 10

Webcam Not Working on Windows 10

When you turn on your webcam on your windows 10 computer and if you are unable to your camera /webcam or blank screen when you are accessing via skype or any other application on your windows 10 computer then you can fix this issue by enabling camera on your keyboard, install webcam drivers, update windows 10.

How to fix Webcam Now working in windows 10

Turn on or Enable webcam using Keyboard functions (F6, F8)

Update your windows 10

Install Webcam driver of windows 10

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Webcam not working in windows 10

Button or function Key to enable camera on Windows 10

Function key to turn on Camera on Keyboard?

Enable Webcam Camera by Pressing F6 or F8 key

Step 1: In windows 10 search by type in Device manger and open device manger settings.

Step 2: In Device manger -> Search for your installed webcam name in device manger and if you can’t see your connected webcam name then some other 3rd party application or other app is preventing to launch or disabling your webcam.

Step 3: Now, press Function + 6 key with camera option on your keyboard and enable webcam.

Note: Most of the computers will be having f6 or f8 buttons to enable or turn on webcam / camera.

Step 4: Now, go ahead and refresh your device manger and now you will be able to see your webcam name here.

Update your windows 10

You need to update your windows 10 computer to the latest version, sometimes if your windows 10 update is not updated to latest version then you can see this error webcam not working issue and by updating your windows 10 this issue of webcam blank screen or webcam not showing issue will be fixed.

Install Webcam drivers for windows 10:

If your windows 10 is not having compatible drivers of your webcam then you can see this issue and to fix webcam not working or blank screen you need to download and install webcam drivers for windows 10 depending up on your webcam.

Frequently Asked Question on Webcam Not Working

How to fix webcam not working in windows 10

Download and install webcam drivers, update your windows 10 to latest version and enable / turn on webcam using keyboard buttons.

Button or Function Key to enable camera on Windows 10

F6 or F8 are the keys on your keyboard to enable camera on windows 10.

Function key to turn on Camera on Keyboard?

Press F6 or F8 key to enable or turn on Camera on keyboard.