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  1. #1

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    Jun 24, 2011
    can't open the camera
    i have a Macbook. when i open photo booth the camera can't open , but when i webcam for example skype-ing (video call) the camera can open ... i need someone to help me .. please .. thank you

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    Not sure what you mean by open ... activate maybe?

    Anyway, the camera can only be in use with one app at a time. So if Photo Booth is saying you can't use the camera because it's already in use, the first thing I'd ask myself is "did I *actually properly quit* iChat or Skype or any other app that uses the camera?"

    That usually solves the problem.

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