How To Use Your Android Phone As Webcam

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In this post you will be knowing that how you can turn your android mobile phone into a pc webcam.

You can capture pics & make video calls to your friends family & clients.....

Generally if you do any conference call online or video chat you need a webcam which is not present in old laptops & desktops but don't panic you just have to do is read this post & make your android phone as a webcam whenever you need.

Requirements :

1.Smartcam software for PC


2.Smartcam application for Android


Steps to convert your Android Phone Into Webcam :

1.Download & Install Smartcam Desktop Client & Android Client in your Desktop & Android Phone.

2.There are two ways to connect one is Bluetooth & another is Wi-Fi I am going to show you through Wi-Fi

3.After installing launch smartcam app in android phone & press the option button (i.e) go to options & go to settings.





4.In the settings select the connection type as TCP/IP(WiFi).



5.After selecting TCP/IP(WiFi) under the TCP/IP(WiFi) settings select remote server & enter the ip address of your pc .



6.If you want to find your ip address just press windows key + r run will be opened enter cmd in it command prompt will get opened in the command prompt type ipconfig/all



7.You will find many things just check for the ipv4 address & type that address in your remote server.



8.After entering the ip address come back to main page & wait.

9.Now launch smartcam in your PC & go to settings & set the connection type as WiFi



10.Now in your android phone launch smartcam go to options & select connect WiFi

11.That's it Your PC will now be having a webcam which is your phone.


















12.Enjoy video calling conferencing chatting etc.........!!!!!!!!

Note : Both PC & Laptop Must Be Connected To Same Network 

Manish Jain

Manish Jain is an indian blogger who loves to learn and find out interesting tweaks and tricks on pc and smartphones and share them with world .