I can't seem to enable my laptop camera (HP Pavillion G7- Win7)

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I have a working camera on my HP Pavillion G Series laptop. (Windows 7).
However, I can't seem to activate it.
I go into device manager and I can't enable it!
Is there a BIOS setting?  If so, how do I get into BIOS.  (It ain't F1 BTW).
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get into bios :
How to Enter the BIOS on a Windows 10 PC
Select Update & security.
Select Recovery from the left menu.
Click Restart Now under Advanced startup. The computer will reboot to a special menu.
Click Advanced options.
Select UEFI Firmware Settings. If you don't see this icon, then press Startup Settings, instead. ...
Click Restart.

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Thank you all very much!
MAS.  Your link provided me with the necessary insights.

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