If you having trouble with your MacBook camera not working, you are not alone. A lot of people having this issue lately. Luckily, there are some methods that you can try to fix the problem. In this article, we will be discussing what the problem is and how to fix it.
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Methods To Fix The “MacBook Camera Not Working” Issue
If the MacBook camera not working as it should, you may have to fix it. This guide will show you the methods you need to take in order to fix the camera on a MacBook.
1. Restart The Mac
The first thing you can do is restart the MacBook. After restarting, try to open the MacBook camera. If the problem still persists, try the next method.
2. Check Mac’s System Report
If the above method didn’t work, try checking Mac’s report. To do so, follow the steps mentioned below.
- First, click the Apple logo > About this Mac > System Report.
- Click the Camera option from the left side.
Here, you will see the camera details. If there’s nothing, it means your Mac camera is unavailable or broken.
3. Check App Permissions
The first thing you should do is check the app permissions. Some apps, such as Snapchat, require access to your camera in order to function properly. To check the app permissions on your Mac, open System Preferences and click on Security & Privacy.
Under the Camera option, you’ll be able to see which apps have access to your camera. If you see an app that you don’t recognize or that you don’t use anymore, click on it and hit the Remove button.
4. Check Camera Connectivity
If the camera is still not working, you can check the Camera Connectivity. Make sure that your MacBook is connected to the internet and your camera is turned on. If that doesn’t work, reinstall the camera software. To do so, search for MacBook Camera on the App Store and download the app. If the problem still persists, contact Apple Support.
5. Update The Software
Make sure the operating system is up to date, and that the latest version of macOS High Sierra is installed on your computer. After updating, try restarting your MacBook. If the issue still persists, try resetting SMC on MacBook.
So, these are the methods you can try if the MacBook camera not working. We hope this article is helpful. Stay tuned for more solution-oriented technical information.
Yes, the MacBook camera is 720p.
720p is the standard high-definition display resolution of 1280×720 pixels
1080p is better than 720p camera.