Chicony Webcam is locked by another program on the Satellite Pro series

The Integrated Chicony webcam on my Satellite Pro displays on my screen and I can adjust the settings, etc., and until yesterday, worked fine with Yahoo and MSN IM.

However, since yesterday, I get a message saying that it is not connected or it is locked by another program.
Alone, I can't look my friends webcsm either!

My OS is Windows Vista Business.

Any ideas?



Please post laptop full name!

With regard to the question of the webcam.
Well, I found several ad about the same problem with the internal webcam.
That's why I really recommend looking in this forum to find answers.

But I give you a hint; the message appears because of the locked webcam service.
Just try to disable and enable the service that controls the webcam in the msconfig.

Finally and above all the new installation of the webcam driver and software, you can download from the Toshiba page, could solve this problem!

Good bye

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