Record Webcam Video on PC

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Windows 7
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
Mac
iPad



Windows 7
  1. Click Start > All Programs > Movie Maker.
    • If your PC does not already have Windows Movie Maker installed, please install it before proceeding.
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  2. Click Webcam video.
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  4. Click Record, to begin recording.
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    • If you encounter issues with the video or audio, click Cancel. Click File > Options.
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    • Click Audio and Video section. Make sure your webcam and/or microphone are selected in the drop down menus.
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    • Once your Audio and Video settings are correct, start back at Step 2.

  6. Click Stop, to stop recording.
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  8. When the Save Video dialog box appears, save the video to your desired folder/drive.


Windows 8.1
  1. Click Start.
    If you do not see the Camera app listed in your start screen, start typing Camera.
    Click the Camera app from the Search list.
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  3. Click the Recorder button to start recording your video.
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  5. Once you start recording, your timer will be at the bottom of the screen.
    Press stop, to stop your video.
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  7. The videos are automatically saved to your PC under Pictures > Camera Roll.


Windows 10
  1. Click Start > All Apps > Camera.
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  3. If Camera mode is selected, click on the Recorder to change to Record mode.
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  5. Click the Recorder to start recording your video.
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    • Once you start recording, your timer will be at the bottom of the screen.
      Press Pause, to pause the video, and press stop, to stop your video.
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  7. The videos are automatically saved to your PC under Pictures > Camera Roll.


Mac
  1. Open Quick Time.
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  3. Click File > New Movie Recording.


  4. To change settings, click the arrow next to the Record button.
    Choose your camera, microphone, and recording quality.
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  6. Click the Record button to start recording.


iPad
  1. Open the iOS Camera app.
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  3. Change to Video mode, click Record.
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  5. Once you start recording, your timer will be at the top of the screen.
    Press Stop, to stop your video.
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  7. Your video will be saved in your Photos app.


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Keywords:cvtc web cam webcam pc computer windows external software   Doc ID:61500
Owner:Jessica C.Group:Chippewa Valley Technical College
Created:2016-03-03 13:50 CDTUpdated:2016-07-14 15:06 CDT
Sites:Chippewa Valley Technical College
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