If you want to have a video call with your friends or family on Facebook, then you should know how to turn on your camera. It can be confusing for some users, especially those who are not tech-savvy.
But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! In this article, we will guide you on how to turn on your camera during a Facebook video call.
Step 1: Open Facebook and start a video call
Firstly, make sure that you have a Facebook account and are signed in. Then, go to the chat section and select the friend that you want to have a video call with. Click the video icon on the top right corner of the chat window to start the video call.
Step 2: Allow Camera Access
Once you start the video call, a pop-up window will appear asking for permission to access your camera and microphone. Click “Allow” to give Facebook permission to use your camera.
Step 3: Turn On Your Camera
After giving permission, your friend’s video feed will appear on your screen. To turn on your camera during the call, click on the camera icon located at the bottom of the screen.
The icon should be crossed out if your camera is turned off. Click it again to turn it back on.
If you’re using a laptop or desktop computer, make sure that your camera is properly connected and installed before starting the call.
If you’re using a mobile phone or tablet, make sure that your device’s camera is not blocked by anything like a phone case or sticker.
- If you want to adjust your camera settings such as brightness or contrast, click on three dots located beside “Turn off Video” option.
That’s it! You have successfully turned on your camera during a Facebook video call.
Remember to make sure that your camera is properly connected and installed before starting the call. With these simple steps, you can now enjoy having face-to-face conversations with your friends and family on Facebook.