Check Your Webcam Online is designed to check your web camera and microphone without any additional software (online). After click on the "Check the webcam" button, in the case of serviceability of your devices, you should see yourself on the screen and hear the sound from a microphone in the speakers or headphones.

Check a microphone

Why doesn't the webcam work?

  1. Camera is not connected
    Maybe your camera just is not connected to your computer or wire is not fully inserted into the connector.
  2. The cable of your camera is spoiled
    Your camera cannot work due to a defective wire, through which it has to be connected to the computer.
  3. The device is disabled in Device Manager
    The device may be working, but it can be disabled by software in your operating system.
  4. Camera is used by another application
    If an application uses your camera, it can be unavailable for other applications.
  5. Access to the device is denied
    You have to provide access to your camera in the browser to continue working with it. This is described below.
  6. Camera was broken (spoiled)
    Web cameras are seldom spoiled. If you have this happened, you can make a wish.
  7. You don't have a webcam
    In this case, you have to buy camera. Find out how to choose the appropriate one.

How to check the webcam?

  1. Run the webcam test

    To begin test you don't need to download any software, just click the big green button "Check my webcam" and follow the instructions.

  2. Access to a test camera

    By default, access to a webcam is disabled programmatically. It is necessary to provide it to check Details are written on this page.

  3. Whether your webcam works or not?

    Once you have provided access, you should see video from the camera on your screen. This means that the webcam is working. If it doesn't, read this information. There are quite simple things, but they can help.

  4. Does a microphone work?

    If you need to check your microphone, you can do this on an appropriate page.

  5. Buy a webcam with microphone

    If a camera or a microphone is not working, it's time to get a new device – buy web camera with microphone.

Do you want to take a picture with a webcam?

You are welcome!