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Questions tagged [webcam]

Questions about utilizing Android devices to capture and real-time stream videos to the Internet. Might be also used to access remote webcams from Android devices.

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How to use external webcamera in video call?

I connected an external webcam to my Android phone, and it works well with apps like "USB Camera." However, I'm having trouble finding a video call app that supports external webcams. I ...
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How to use Pixel 6 as webcam on Android 14?

Many reports in the tech press said that Android 14 would include an option to use Android phones as a webcam when connected to another device over USB. Here it is mentioned on the official Android 14 ...
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Accessibility: controlling Android and typing via eyes

I have seen a video where a person with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) could type on a screen using their eyes (the software used eye tracking software). But there are also many disabled people ...
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No Zoom and Google Meet on Android 7/8 TV

I have Sony TV X82E 2017 model. Today MiTV Webcam got launched. It says in the specs that the webcam supports Android 8 and above which I think my TV has. But when I tried to install Google Meet and ...
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Is there any virtual webcam on Android that can remove the background?

I use Snap Camera on Microsoft Windows as a virtual webcam to remove the background when I use Meet/Skype/Teams/Zoom/etc. Is there any virtual webcam on Android that can remove the background? I am ...
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Use my Android phone as the camera and microphone for PowerPoint slide recording

For conference purpose, I have to record a PowerPoint presentation recording. (That is, I have to record a video of me explaining a PowerPoint presentation using the webcam and mic while playing the ...
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Switch off the backlight of the LED screen of the android phone, while using it as a webcam via iVCam

I have upcoming exams which shall be remotely monitored through webcam. Now the thing is that I do not have an actual webcam and I have decided to use my android phone as a webcam via iVCam (using USB,...
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Genymotion player crashes when selecting the webcam option

Every time I select the webcam option on the Genymotion player, the title of the webcam option comes up, but then the hole emulator crashes. I'm using the free version of Genymotion. I get this ...
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How to stream an image into camera source?

This is basically the same question as How to stream an image into camera source trough ADB? I am trying to stream an image into the camera source of an Android device. This should ideally have effect ...
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How can I change the resolution of Iriun 4K Webcam?

I use Iriun 4K Webcam for PC and Mac to use your Android phone's camera as a wireless or USB webcam in Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate. It is supposed to support resolutions up to 4K. (Max resolution ...
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Turn Android device into a wireless or USB webcam with background removal

There exist several applications such as DroidCam that can turn one's Android device into a wireless or USB webcam. Do any of these applications have a background removal feature (= only shows the ...
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Cannot install ip webcam app on Nexus 6p

I'm trying to re-purpose my Nexus 6p as a webcam. I wanted to install ip webcam on it, but the app store is is telling me that my device is not compatible. On the play store the ip webcam app listing ...
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App is obscuring a permission request settings can't verify your response, can't turn off Overlay [closed]

I need to use DroidCam in my phone and PC, it's an app that lets you use your phone cam as a webcam in your PC. Other programs don't work. Since my internet connection is really slow I have to use it ...
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How do I run 2 Android phones on a PC simultaneously so that DroidCam on one phone & TC games screen mirror on another phone?

I have 2 Android phones and I want to connect both of them to my PC via USB cables like this: Motorola Moto G3 5.1.1 (Lollipop) goes to the DroidCam app to use as a webcam. Samsung S4 Zoom (KitKat) ...
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How to use external OTG webcam for video calls/conference/talks?

I am sorry if this is a dumb question. I thought this was an easy task, but either I am searching in the wrong direction or this isn't easy at all. I want to make a video call (like Skype, Skype fo ...
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How to use an ip webcam as a webcam on my android device

What I've found on internet is how to use an android phone's camera as an ip webcam on my computer. But I was wondering if it possible to do the opposite thing : to use an external ip webcam as a ...
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Can Android device be used as USB webcam for full-HD, 30fps video source for Skype calls via PC?

Have found some apps that allow an Android device s.a. a Smartphone with good camera to be used as a USB webcam, when used of ADB over USB. However they seem to limit the video source to be fairly low ...
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Using (real) Android device as Webcam for BlueStacks?

I'm using BlueStacks emulator on my desktop. Is there a way to use my android device as a webcam for BlueStacks? A details approach would be appreciated.
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How do I turn my Android into a USB Webcam?

I can turn it into an IP Webcam fairly easily using a myriad of apps + iSpy on the desktop. However, even with 2 gigabit wifi, framerate seems unreasonably poor. Therefore, I would like to plug in my ...
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Make android phone as USB Webcam [duplicate]

I have an Android tablet based on Android Lollipop (5.1.1) and I want to use this device as a webcam via USB. I know some apps could work (e.g. DroidCam or WO WebCam) but they require extra clients ...
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Make android phone as driver-free USB Webcam

I have a video call device which only works with driver-free usb webcams attached. Since I dont have a USB webcam at hand, so I wonder if I can make Android phone (rooted) emulated as a driver-free ...
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How do I use external web camera though USB OTG on Huawei Honor 6?

Built-in kernel does not come with USB Video support and when using sideloaded uvcvideo.ko the camera works very bad (image is distorted, the device often crash). I can barely get even single 160x120 ...
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Creating 'fake' microphone and camera inputs on an Android mobile

Disclaimer: I don't own an android mobile, but would definitely get one if the below were possible. On my mac, I can use software like CamTwist and SoundSiphon to create 'fake' webcam and microphone ...
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How to use the camera on my tablet android 13mP as a webcam for my computer?

I tried DroidCam and USB WebCam On Tablet PIPO T9 but they offer poor quality. Can anybody suggest me way to increase the quality through above mentioned apps or any other way that I can try.
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using cam in gotomeeting

I have tried to use Nexus 7 for GoToMeeting appointment. I installed app from Google Play, but I didn't have video during meeting. I could not find any button for web cam and didn't see any video in ...
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Reset Chrome website permissions

How can I reset website permissions on Chrome for Android? I have face detection software hosted on my home server (192.168.1.7:8020), and if I go to 192.168.1.7:8020/face-detection.html I used to ...
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Attach webcam to android tablet, is it possible?

I have a Logitec C120 webcam (its wire is an USB). I also have an ASUS transformer infinity (which has an USB port). Guess what I tried... but the asus does not seem to respond to the webcam in any ...
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Does Galaxy Tab 10.1 USB adapter allow an external web camera?

Does the Galaxy Tab 10.1 USB adapter allow you to plug in an external web camera? The Samsung site does not appear to say either way (or to even list what you can use with the USB adapter.) And if ...
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How do I use my front facing camera on my Galaxy S? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My Samsung Galaxy S front-facing camera doesn't work in camera app, Gtalk or Skype — How can I use it? It gives me the options of: single shot, beauty, smile shot, ...
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How to use an android phone as a wireless webcam? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I turn my Android device into a webcam? Is it possible? It is possible with nokia symbian phone using an Motvik's app wwigo. I am wondering whether a similar app exists ...
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Can I turn my Android device into a webcam?

If so, how? Could it be implemented via a USB, Bluetooth or Wi-Fi connection?
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