Checking your webcam with Google

You’ll need a Google (Gmail) email address to allow use of Google Hangouts. After you have set one up, you’ll probably want to check that you can get in to +Google without problem.

Click https://plus.google.com/ and you should see a basic +Google layout as below.

Click on “Video”

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Click on “Record video”

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Then click the button “Allow plus.google.com access to access your camera and microphone?” and your camera should switch on.

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Close all +Google windows.

 

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