Now a days most new laptops has an integrated webcam, often with an impressive number of mega pixels. while other old desktop have to rely on an external webcam. But if you need to make a few Skype calls or want to start a Hangout on Google Plus, but don’t have the necessary equipment at hand, don’t run off to the hardware store just yet! If you have an Android smartphone with camera, you can simply use your phone instead. It’s more than good enough for a sporadic video chat. It's also good for some fun with mobile camera.
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Using phone camera as web camera
There are two ways to connect SmartCam to your computer; Wi-Fi and BlueTooth. Lets see how to connect it.
|Connect your mobile as webcam|
If your computer also accesses the internet through Wi-Fi, look for the IPv4 address of your Wireless LAN adapter. If your computer uses a cable to connect to the internet, look for an ethernet adapter.Open SmartCam on your computer as well, and make sure the connection type in the preferences pane is also set to use TCP/IP (WiFi).
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