We have just published our first Android app on Google Play: DroidCam Client . DroidCam Client is a client application that can be used to send photos, videos and audio files to-and-from your Android device, using the DroidCam Server application. This blog article talks about how to setup and run the DroidCam Server and the DroidCam Client on a PC or laptop computer.
The DroidCam can be accessed remotely for video conferencing, live remote support or for video surveillance. This is achieved by sending a URL to your Android phone which then opens the DroidCam Client. The following blog will look at how you can send the URL to your Android phone and how you can set it up remotely.
How to use The Droidcam to your advantage
Are you looking for an easy way to stay connected with your friends and family, even when you’re miles apart? The Droidcam is a great tool that allows you to make video calls, take photos, and share experiences from wherever you are. In this blog post, we will look at how to use The Droidcam to your advantage. We’ll explore its features and how you can use it to stay connected with your loved ones. So, if you’re ready to learn more about The Droidcam, let’s get started!
What is the Droidcam?
The Droidcam is a piece of software that allows you to turn your Android phone or tablet into a wireless webcam for use with Skype, Discord, Zoom, and other online video conferencing programs. It is available for Windows and Linux systems, as well as Android mobile devices. With the Droidcam, you can easily make video calls with your friends, colleagues, and family members without having to purchase a dedicated webcam.
It is a great tool for those who want to stay connected and keep in touch with their loved ones without having to invest in additional hardware. The Droidcam also allows you to capture images from your device’s camera to share on social media sites. It is an easy-to-use and effective way to stay connected with your loved ones and coworkers.
How to download and install it
The Droidcam is an Android app that you can use to turn your Android device into a wireless webcam. To download the app, go to Google Play Store and search for “Droidcam”. Once you have found the app, download it and install it on your device. Make sure to grant all the necessary permissions for the app to function properly.
Once the installation is complete, open the app and you will be asked to select between two options – Client or Wi-Fi Direct. Choose ‘Client’ if you want to connect the app to your computer, and choose ‘Wi-Fi Direct’ if you want to connect the app to another device via a Wi-Fi connection.
After making your selection, the app will generate a URL which will be used to connect the app to your computer or device. Copy this URL and open it on your computer or device. You should now see a live video feed of what your Android device is seeing. Congratulations, you have successfully installed the Droidcam!
Configuring the settings
When you have installed the Droidcam app on your Android device, you will need to make some configuration changes before you can start using it. First, open the Droidcam app and select “Settings” from the main menu. On the settings page, you can adjust video resolution, frame rate, video bitrate, and audio bitrate. The settings can be adjusted according to your needs and device specifications.
You can also adjust the settings for the microphone if you plan to use it in addition to the camera. You can also change the USB webcam source in case you are using an external camera. When you are done with the settings, press the back button and select “Connect” to start using your Droidcam.
Connecting it to your computer
Using The Droidcam is easy and doesn’t require any complicated setup. Once you have installed the application, you need to make sure that both your computer and your smartphone are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. This will help ensure that the connection between the two devices is seamless and reliable.
Once you have made sure that both devices are connected to the same Wi-Fi network, open the Droidcam app on your smartphone and select ‘Wireless’ from the list of options. This will generate a code which you need to enter in the corresponding field in the Droidcam desktop application on your computer. Once the code has been entered, click on the ‘Connect’ button and the Droidcam app should automatically detect your smartphone.
If for some reason you’re having trouble connecting the two devices, try restarting both devices or turning off and on the Wi-Fi connection on both devices. This should help establish a successful connection between the two devices.
Using it with Skype
Using The Droidcam with Skype is a great way to communicate with friends and family when you’re unable to be in the same room. The process is relatively simple, and it can be completed in just a few steps.
First, open the Droidcam application on your mobile device. Then, open the Skype application on your computer. Once both applications are running, look for the “Video” tab at the top of your Skype window. You should see a small window appear with the Droidcam feed from your device.
Next, you’ll need to configure the connection. Make sure that both devices are connected to the same Wi-Fi network and that they are both using the same port number. You can find this information in the “Settings” of your Droidcam application.
Once everything is connected, you’ll be able to use The Droidcam to have video conversations with other Skype users. To do this, simply select the “Start Video Call” option in your Skype window. Once the call starts, your Droidcam will automatically detect the connection and start streaming the video feed to the other user.
The Droidcam is a great tool for having face-to-face conversations with people who aren’t nearby. With its easy setup and configuration, you can quickly be connected and talking to anyone you like, no matter where they are in the world.
If we had to pick one word to describe The Droidcam, it would be useful. The Droidcam can be used in a plethora of ways, whether you are a professional looking to up your photography game or an inexperienced photographer looking to learn the ropes. This blog post should hopefully have shown you how easy it can be to take impressive photos, whether you are on land or underwater.