BlueStacks is one of the most popular Android emulators available today. However, like some other emulators, in the process of using BlueStacks error occurs is inevitable, in which camera error is one of the most common errors.
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Fix camera error on BlueStacks
Method 1: Reset the Camera app on Windows 10
The first solution to fix the camera problem on BlueStacks is to try to reset the camera app on Windows 10 and check if the error persists.
Follow the steps below:
Step 1: First, click Start Menu, then find and click the cog icon to open the Settings window as shown below. Or the fastest way is to press Windows + I.
Step 2: On the Settings window, find and click Apps.
Step 3: On the next window, find and click a tab Apps & features.
Step 4: Here scroll down to find and click on the application Camera, then click the next option Advanced options located below.
Step 5: Scroll down to find and click on an option Reset to reset the camera app.
Once the process is complete, try to check if the camera on BlueStacks is working properly.
Method 2: Check if the camera integrated with BlueStacks is working
In case if the above method is not available try to check if the camera integrated with BlueStacks is working properly or not.
To do this thing:
Step 1: First enter “camera“Go to the Search box on the Start Menu. On the list of search results, click to open the application.
Step 2: If the camera is open and working properly, it can be certain that the problem is not the camera application.
In case if the camera is not working properly, an error message window will appear on the screen as shown below:
If you do not know how to open Camera on computers, laptops, Windows, you can refer to the instructions here to perform.
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Method 3: Fix external camera errors and problems on BlueStacks
Step 1: Press Windows + R to open the Run window as shown below:
Step 2: Import “devmgmt.msc“Go in there and press Enter or click select OK.
Step 3: On the Device Manager window, find and expand the item Cameras. Next find and right-click on the integrated webcam, select Disable device.
Method 4: Re-enable the built-in camera or the external camera
– Camera built-in:
To re-enable the device’s built-in camera, on the Device Manager window find and expand the item Camera. Next, find and right-click on the integrated webcam device on the device, select Enable device.
Right-click on the webcam again, and select Update driver.
– External camera:
First connect the external webcam to your computer and wait for Windows to automatically install the appropriate device drivers. Once added, the device will be displayed in the item Camera.
Right-click the newly added camera device and select Enable device as shown below:
In case if you only use an external webcam, all you need to do is right-click on the built-in camera device, choose Disable device on the Device Manager window.
Finally, re-launch BlueStacks and open the Camera app under System apps to use it and check if the error persists.
– In case if using DSLR, remember to connect the device to the system via USB port and install software driver (if required).
– In case if the error message is displayed on the screen as shown below, close the camera app on your Windows device and all apps that are using the camera. The next step is to relaunch BlueStacks and reopen the camera.
Or you can download BlueStacks and reinstall.
=> Link to download BlueStacks for Windows
=> Link to download BlueStacks for Mac
Above, Taimienphi.vn just instructed you on some ways to fix camera errors on BlueStacks.
Also, readers can refer to some common BlueStacks errors and the most effective way to fix them here.
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