This article elaborates the method to use mobile camera as web camera in pc. If you are mac user, then this trick is not going to work with you.
Do you have a poor web camera? Same with me. I also have a dummy web cam that produces very low quality pictures or videos. Do you face poor Skype experience due to your web cam? All right! So here is the solution to your problem. I am going to tell you how you can use your mobile phone camera in your pc to work with Skype or other video services. Not only Skype, this trick will help you to override each problem that you face due to your poor web cam.
This trick is for those who have Nokia phone. By the way, ifyou are looking for other phones, then please comment your phone brand and model below.
Here we go, first thing you should do is to ensure that we have all the things that we are going to use in this trick. Here is a quick list mentioning the things we need.
· Mobiola Web Camera: This is a commercial application available for Nokia Symbian phones. You can grab it here.
· Nokia PC Suite: It’s an important program. However you need to have both programs downloaded to perform this tutorial. By the way, the download link to Nokia PC Suite is here.
Use Mobile Phone Camera As A Web Camera In PC
Step 1: First of all, go through the tools that I have provided at top.
Step 2: Once you download the softwares/tools provided in top, open Mobiola Web Cam file and install the setup files.
Step 3: Install Nokia PC Suite on your pc.
Step 4: Now if your mobile phone is Symbian then install the SIS file included in the Zip file in your phone and if your phone is Java then install the Jar file in your phone through Nokia PC Suite.
Remember: You may require driver for your phone. Well, Nokia PC Suite will automatically install it for you.
Step 5: The next thing is to connect your phone to your pc.
Step 6: Now use the Mobiola Application to turn your mobile camera as web cam.
I hope this worked for you. Now you can enjoy Skype on your pc using your mobile camera. You may have poor Skype experience using mobile camera because of slow internet connection but if you have favourable speed then it’s fine and awesome. Now it’s time to share this article with your mates. So go on and click the share button that you see below.