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Automatically adjust brightness in Power Settings

Has this worked for anyone, like, ever? It has absolutely no effect for me, I am on latest everything, Dell XPS 9550. At first, I thought it was because there was a problem with the bundled Camera app ...
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HP Probook 4530s: No camera or Microphone?

I've installed Elementary 5.1 Hera. I have 8GB RAM and 500GB HD. Everything seems to work except the camera and internal microphone that I need to use Skype, I even have Skype installed. What am I ...
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Wingpanel guest session disappears

Wingpanel on guest session disappears when clicked. It seems that the issue has something to do with apps installed through snap even though the target file has chmod 755 permission. Any clue on how ...
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Webcam (Orbicam) integrate on my old Acer Aspire 9420 don't detected

Please, someone who know me why my webcam integrate of my Acer Aspire 9420 don't detected when I used Google Meet in browser? Thank you!
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Integrated camera not working (Lenovo s340)

I just installed eOS in my laptop, but the camera is not working at all (it is not detected by Cheese, Camera, Zoom, Guvcview, etc). I already tried sudo modprobe -r uvcvideo && sudo modprobe ...
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How to get integrated camera on macbook pro working

I'm loving elementary on my macbook pro (manufactured 2017 I believe). Anyone know how to get the integrated camera working so I can use cheese and other video conferencing functions?
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How can I get Spotify to scale properly on HiDPI?

So I downloaded spotify through snap and the client works fine except it doesn't have any option to scale to my 3000x2000 display on my surface book. I saw a post that fixes the issue here The thing ...
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Camera stop working on Lenovo Yoga 510

my webcam has stopped working. I use Elementary Juno in Lenovo Yoga 510 and the message is that no supported camera was found. However, when I open Skype the webcam works normally. How do I proceed?
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Snap applications start extremely slowly

I have used snap package manager to install several applications on elementary OS. But when I want to start any app it may take a long time (up to several minutes). Sometimes app does not start and I ...
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Integrated webcam not working in Juno 5.0 on Dell XPS 9550

I am coming from Ubuntu 18.10 where everything was working, the webcam does not seem to be detected in Juno. There is no on/off key for the webcam on the XPS as far as I know. The webcam is enabled in ...
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Camera Application freezes on Juno but not Loki [closed]

So for some reason, the Camera application in Juno is not initializing my webcam and then freezes after a few seconds. When ran in the terminal, the following message appears: (io.elementary.camera:...
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Does elementary OS support snap packages from AppCenter?

…and if so, is it possible to choose the application update channel in AppCenter? Ubuntu 18.04 will support these features, will elementary OS include it in 5.0 version?
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App installed as snap in right-click context menu

I've installed Polarr through Snaptastic. When right clicking in Files on an image file, Polarr does not appear in the context menu, not even in View All Applications. How do I put it there? If it ...
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Snaps on elementary

I have an issue with a snap elementary. I just installed the polarr photo editor and I think it's using an incorrect resolution. How can I correct this?
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Camera inverted

Everything is OK, but when I'm going to use Skype the image is inverted. Are there any virtual camera or similar to solve this problem? I use Skype everyday, and I need to find a solution. Thanjs
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GTK theming in snap apps

I have installed libreoffice as a snap. In Ubuntu it uses th default gtk theme but in Elementary OS it doesn't. Is it possible to enable this or do i need to wait for the Elementary team to implement ...
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camera and cheese not working

all of a sudden cheese does not work. Webcam does not work (never tried it until now) Gucview works running cheese in root mode works gksu cheese skype seems to work but not tested realtime ...
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Is possible to make Pantheon snap windows like Windows 10?

When you drag the window corner, other window on the side will fill the free space, is possible to make something like this with Pantheon/Gala?
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Webcam extremely slow in Snap. How can I fix it?

I have a Logitech C270 USB Webcam. When I open Snap the webcam works but it goes really slow (low fps). My webcam is capable of recording video at 1280x720 @ 30Fps. I've tried with cheese as well and ...
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Is it possible to use an USB webcam with Snap?

My laptop has a built-in camera that's always being used by the Snap. If I plug a USB camera I can't switch to this one no matter what I do. Is it possible at all? I don't see any menu on Snap. I've ...
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How can I configure the camera app to disable mirroring?

I want to use camera app just for preview. Actualy I am using a microscope camera for inspecting small objects. So I do not want it to mirror the object. How can I disable this feature? Regards, ...
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Does the snap package mean that we don't need to use super old softwares?

Will elementary OS make lots of snap packages? Does the snap package mean stable OS + new softwares?
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How to uninstall the default Camera application - Freya

How can I uninstall the default Camera application in Freya by command. I tried following commands, but none of them works, could you help me on this. thanks in advance sudo apt-get purge snap sudo ...
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How to change default webcam in the camera app?

i have attached a generic external webcam to my laptop running elementary os freya but i can't see to find a way to change which webcam it uses, it always displays the builtin webcam. Thanks.