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How to Disable Camera completely?

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    How to Disable Camera completely?


    I've seen tutorials for disabling the Camera on the Lock Screen, but how do I disable the camera completely?

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Dirty Butter,

    You should be able to open Device Manager, and disable the camera like below to do so.

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    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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    Thanks! Looked straight past it!
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    windows 8.1 Pro


    But does it really disable it put a sticker over it to be sure
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    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.

    LOL, yeah that sure is another way to disable it.
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