Online Webcam Test
Use this online tool to test webcam and check if it’s properly set up.
Instructions for Webcam Test:
- Click the ‘Test’ Button.
- Click ‘allow’ if you see a question at the top in the browser.
- Now the picture should show up when you click the Test Button!
If you can see yourself or the video your webcam is recording in the frame, then that means your webcam is working!
Our Online web cam test tool is safe to use – (Your Privacy Is Important To Us) –
Our webcam tests run on the “client side” – that means we do not and can not see or record the video/image displaying through your webcam.
Webcam Test Trouble-Shooting Guide –
After clicking the blue-colored test button above – If you can see yourself, then your webcam test is successful. It means that your web cam is properly setup.
If you don’t see anything after clicking the test button – then your camera failed the online webcam test!
Well, you don’t need to worry. Follow the steps written below for a successful online webcam test –
Step 1. You should try opening this webcam test site on a different browser like Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge if you’re using Safari as your web browser.
Step 2. Make sure that the webcam is connected to the USB socket. You’ll be able to see something pop up on your device screen, or hear a sound, when you connect the webcam again.
Step 3. Few webcam models do have an “ON/OFF” button – check for yours and turn it “ON”.
Step 4. Check if you have installed the latest drivers for your webcam. If not, download the latest webcam driver. To find and download the latest driver for your webcam, you can simply search on google for “Name Of Your Webcam Model driver”. After downloading and installing the latest driver on your computer, you’ll be able to get your webcam working.
Webcam not working in a specific application? Check out our application-specific troubleshooting guides:
What to do if I’m still not able to test webcam even after trying all of the above trouble-shooting guides?
Try to test your web camera on a different laptop or computer to know if the problem is with your webcam. Alternatively, if you have access to another webcam, try to test that webcam on your PC using our webcam test site.
In this way, you’ll be able to figure out what’s working and what’s not and test webcam easily.
In case your web camera isn’t working on any of the devices you tested on, you should contact the support team of the webcam brand/ manufacturer.
Do you frequently use voice-based applications/ softwares like Skype? Make sure to test your mic online before joining meetings and calls.