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Disabling an integrated webcam

By TeeHahy
Apr 27, 2012
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  1. Will disabling an integrated webcam in device manager make it impossible for viruses to access your webcam and exploit it?

    Specs:
    HP laptop
    Integrated Laptop webcam
    i5
    Windows 7
     
  2. LookinAround

    LookinAround TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 8,373   +167

    If you disable the cam in Device Manager, the cam will remain turned off.
     


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