Connection

On Android phone:

  1. Launch "WO Webcam" app
  2. Click "Settings" button to select the connection or transport method
  3. Other operations related to transport method:
    Transport Operations
    USB Enable USB debugging on your device.
    • On most devices running Android 3.2 or older, you can find the option under Settings > Applications > Development.
    • On Android 4.0 and newer, it's in Settings > Developer options.

      Note: On Android 4.2 and newer, Developer options is hidden by default. To make it available, go to Settings > About phone and tap Build number seven times. Return to the previous screen to find Developer options.

    Bluetooth
    • Turn on Bluetooth
    • Pair or bond your phone with PC if you have not done that yet
    Wifi Turn on Wifi and connect it to one hotspot. Acquired IP address will be displaed on app panel.
  4. Click on "Start" button to start the service

On PC

  1. Launch "WO Webcam Client" program
  2. Select Connection -> Connect. The connection method should be same as you selected on phone. Other inputs:
    Transport Operations
    USB
    1. Connect phone to PC by USB cable
    2. Make sure your phone is recognized as an valid device by PC.


    * Make sure you already installed ADB driver successfully to use USB transport:
    Bluetooth
    1. Turn on Bluetooth if it's OFF
    2. Select phone as the target device. If your phone does not appear in the device list, pleas check if they are paired
    Wifi
    1. Turn on Wifi if it's OFF
    2. Enter the IP address displayed on phone app panel.
    Once you finished, click on Ok button.
  3. When they are connected, you can select "WOWebcam" as the webcam source of your chatting tool. Some examples to do the setting:
    Program Settings step
    Skype
    1. log into Skype
    2. Select menu Tools -> Options...
    3. In the left panel of the dialog, click on "Video Settings"
    4. In the right panel, select "WOWebcam". If client and server is connected, you should be able to see something in the video area.
    5. Click on the Save button to save your selection.
Now your chatting partner should be able to see you!

Adjust orientation

The video may be of incorrect orienation. You can adjust that on client side:

  • Options -> Flip video
    • Flip horizontally: flip video horizontally
    • Flip vertically: flip video vertically
  • Options -> Rotate video
    • 0 degree: don't rotate video
    • 90 degrees: rotate video clockwise 90 degress
    • 180 degrees: rotate video clockwise 180 degress
    • 270 degrees: rotate video clockwise 270 degress

Tutorial video

Here is tutorial video on USB connection by Arlinda Bates (really appreciate the work!). Please note that she was using our older versions in the tutorial.