Dell inspiron Webcam LED

Hi,
 My laptop came with an integrated web camera. When ever I use my camera, the LED beside the cam is turned ON. I do not want that light. How can I use my camera without turning the LED?
ousuousuAsked:
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
try going to the dell webcam centre then go to tools/settings/motion detection and turn off the indicator
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
where can I  go to change the settings? I opened webcam central and I did not find any tools option
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
webcam center?  is that where you are going?
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
Dell webcam central
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
at the top of the screen under webcam center you should see "tools" in the toolbar
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
hi, I have attached the image
cam.jpg
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
maybe you have to go to webcam manager first then webcam center, here is screenshot
Dell-20Webcam-20Manager-201-1-.jpg
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
http://dell-webcam-manager.software.informer.com/download/    here is a download for the software
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
Hmm thank you...I am downloading the software from the above weblink....thnk you very much for your quick response...I will be back once the doanload completes....
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
Hi,
 I am unable to change the settings.
please find the attached image..
cam1.jpg
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
Hi,
 I see the webcam light is off in the settings. But, still the LED is turned ON.
cam2.jpg
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Craig BowmanIT Services ManagerCommented:
I was hoping that wouldnt happen

if you don't have any type of motion detecting setting in the software you already had installed.. more than likely you wont be able to turn the light off.  A quick and easy solution would be to take the bezel off the screen and stick small peice of black tape over the led then replace the bezel.  you would never see it and it would look nice.
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davidlevans13Commented:
cbowman92.....  as soon as I read the question I thought.... Black Electrical tape!! heh
Good call.
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ousuousuAuthor Commented:
Thank you for the answers. But, i do not want to put any tapes or other to my laptop...
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compfixer101Commented:
This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program.  See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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