Your camera is used during assessments for video questions and as a proctoring measure. We always check if your camera and microphone are working before you start an assessment. If you are currently using a VPN, please disable that, and try logging back into the Remo Event Space. We have seen some issues where a VPN has interfered with the ability to use the device’s camera and microphone properly.

  • As a result, there’s no real reason not to use these programs to your advantage.
  • It’s a free app that only works with MacOS and iOS/iPadOS.
  • Right-click Integrated Camera — note that this could change depending on the hardware in your laptop.

Sometimes, in removing noises that are especially loud and close to the mic, it softens your voice and gives it an odd tone. Still, that’s an extreme case, and most background noises won’t be as constant or close to the mic. In the event of some background chatter, a passing car, or similar noises, Voice Focus will cut down the distractions. As with the Pro 8, it’s frustrating that they’re still sold at a pretty significant additional cost. But it’s no laptop replacement without that $139 keyboard.

Older versions

Visit the troubleshooting page for your browser to learn more. After you’ve done all of these, try to use your webcam microphone and check if it’s working properly. The macOS Mojave update lets you manage your camera and microphone privacy settings at the system level. In Firefox settings, you can control your camera and microphone, whitelist websites, or block websites from accessing your camera / microphone. To check, click on the camera and microphone icon in the browser’s address bar. Clicking the camera icon brings up the following popup.

When the computer has finished its reboot, open Microsoft Teams and start a Chat with a colleague . From the upper-right corner of the chat window, select the Screen Share button. We’ve seen several instances where attempting to enable Screen Sharing from a meeting fails, but doing so from a chat works. Once you’ve done this via a chat, screen sharing will also work from within a meeting.


This feature is especially impressive for a 6-year-old webcam. Under its sleek black casing lies an HD CMOS sensor, capable of capturing 30fps in Full 1080p, or HD 720p. The C920 covers a 78-degree field of vision, allowing 2 or 3 people to fit in the same screen comfortably.

You can also choose to speak with the customer support but before you pose your question, check their website thoroughly. There you might find a device software update to download. Free to Use No activation payments, no hidden fees, even no ads show up on the page.