Ricoh built in webcam driver for R5U870

Questions about hardware,drivers and peripherals
Forum rules
Before you post please read how to get help
MiikeBurdette
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 4
Joined: Fri Oct 26, 2012 2:08 pm

Ricoh built in webcam driver for R5U870

Postby MiikeBurdette » Fri Oct 26, 2012 4:44 pm

this seems to be a widely used webcam in different laptops I am unable to find a driver for it. I have tried through cheese but it doesn't seem to recognize it at all. I have tried different websites to find a driver for it.
Here is my read out:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 05ca:1810 Ricoh Co., Ltd Pavilion Webcam [R5U870]

any help is appreciated I am a newbie to linux mint 13

User avatar
kyphi
Level 7
Level 7
Posts: 1827
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2011 1:14 am
Location: The Hunter, Australia

Re: Ricoh built in webcam driver for R5U870

Postby kyphi » Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:59 am

See this URL:

http://www.arakhne.org/ricoh/index.html

The website explains how to install and get the driver to work.
Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon - 64bit and Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon - 64bit testing


Return to “Hardware Support”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: dl9220 and 9 guests