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Started a couple months ago, has gotten worse. Microsoft HD5000 webcam, nothing special. It's fine while it's in regular mode, everything works no glitching. Once it switches to widescreen though the picture jumps around, tears in half, just glitchy in general. I tried changing USB ports on assumption it may be motherboard related but the problem continues. + all my other usb devices work perfectly fine and even the mic on the webcam works fine just using voice chat. Just the video gets glitchy. I have also had the webcam disconnect itself and on the taskbar a window pops up that says a device has malfunctioned and I have to unplug and plug back in to fix.

Is it the webcam or is it possibly a usb problem on the mobo? If it is the webcam can anyone suggest a decent one, prefferably around $50 or so? One that has a built in mic would be best. (I think they all do now?)
 
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i'd try to RMA it lol.
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