What is a camera on my computer called?

Answer A camera that is connected to a computer or laptop is called a "webcam." Webcams can be auxiliary or built into a computer. These cameras can be used to take both still shots and video and upload t... Read More »

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Is an web camera called an computer extra or add-on?

Computer add-on because you are adding on the camera (it doesnt come installed on the computer eg: laptop's mini webcamera's are extras because they are built into the computer).

What r those things called that u use 2 downlaod from ur camera 2 the computer?

In Scream 4 what is the man character wearing he is in school and wearing headphones with a small camera attached What is the headphone camera what is it called and where can I get it?

HELP Whats that thing called that allows your friend to control your computer from their computer (We bother?

In general, "remote access software"There is VNC for Mac, for sure (that's available cross-platform on Windows, Mac and Linux).You can give someone control, or just let them watch while you run som... Read More »