The built in camera for Mac is renamed from iSight to facetime and then from facetime to facetime hd regardless the name the options for both are same. You can check working of camera using more than other apps you are using as well as you can restart the computer most of the time restarting the Mac is able to fix the problem most of the time.
If web cam in Mac is not working or busy and you want to fix the issue you can read How to Fix Webcam Not Working Issue on Mac. If the camera in MacBook Air is not working then read below steps and execute all the methods step by step to resolve the problem carefully to fix the problem.
Steps to Fix MacBook Air Webcam Not Working Issue:
METHOD1: SOFT RESET
Step1: Shut down the Mac and remove charger and any other external device connected to it.
Step2: Wait till machine settle down and remove battery if not able to do so follow step3.
Step3: Press power button for 60 seconds and restart the Mac.
METHOD2: RESET SMC FOR MAC
Step1: Shutdown Mac and restart while pressing shift + control + option keys.
Step2: Press and hold shift + control + option keys for 30 seconds.
Step3: Now check the camera is working.
METHOD3: FORCE QUIT CAMERA
Step1: Open launch pad and navigate to the terminal in Mac.
Step2: Search for applications and utilities directory.
Step3: Type command and press enter button to execute.
- sudo killall VDCAssistant
- sudo killall AppleCameraAssistant
Step4: Now check if mac camera is working.
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