How Do I Use My Lenovo Video Camera?

If you’re a proud owner of a Lenovo laptop or desktop computer, you may find yourself wondering how to use the built-in video camera. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! In this tutorial, we’ll walk you through the steps of using your Lenovo video camera.

Checking for the Camera

First things first – let’s make sure your Lenovo computer has a built-in camera. Most Lenovo laptops and desktops have a webcam located at the top of the screen. If you’re unsure whether your computer has a camera, check the product specifications on Lenovo’s website.

Accessing the Camera

To access your Lenovo video camera, you’ll need to open an application that uses it. The most common application is Windows Camera, which is pre-installed on most Windows 10 computers.

To open Windows Camera:

  1. Click on the Start menu in the bottom left corner of your screen.
  2. Type “Camera” into the search bar.
  3. Select “Camera” from the search results.

If Windows Camera isn’t pre-installed on your computer, you can download it for free from the Microsoft Store.

Using Your Camera

Now that you’ve opened Windows Camera, it’s time to start using your Lenovo video camera! Here are some basic functions:

  • Taking Photos: To take a photo with your camera, select “Photo” from the options on-screen. Then simply click or tap anywhere on-screen to take a photo.
  • Recording Videos: To record a video with your camera, select “Video” from the options on-screen.

    Then click or tap the red button to start recording and click or tap it again to stop recording.

  • Adjusting Settings: To adjust your camera’s settings, click or tap the gear icon in the top right corner of the screen. Here you can adjust your camera’s resolution, brightness, and contrast.


Congratulations! You now know how to use your Lenovo video camera. Whether you’re taking photos or recording videos, your built-in camera is a great way to capture memories and stay connected with friends and family.