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Old 11th July 2019, 07:36 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by theprestige View Post
Chrome probably checks the camera periodically in the background, just to make sure it's there if you launch some web app that needs it.
This. Most likely it does an initialization check to make sure the device you've selected for video is present and functional, so it can warn you if it isn't there. That likely triggered the alert from Norton because Chrome was accessing you camera...just not to do anything with it.
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