Most of us use the webcam as a communicating device. We use webcam usually for video calling, conference calling, capturing web tutorials and for taking pictures. Apart from its traditional uses, there is one more use we can get from a webcam. We can easily turn the webcam into a security cam with the help of software. Yes, you can use a webcam as a CCTV for surveillance. You can easily monitor your home, office or whatever place you want to monitor when you are away from the place.
Going on a trip or vacation? Don’t worry. Install one of these software’s and enjoy your trip without worrying.
Yawcam is a webcam software for windows. You can easily turn your webcam into a motion-sensing security camera with freeware application. The program sizes just 4.59MB and installation procedure is just like normal software installation. This program offers settings where you can set automatic FTP uploading, emailing, or just saving captured images to your hard drive.
MyWebcam is a service that lets you view your webcam anywhere in the world via both the Internet & on your Mobile Phone. The program is compatible with all USB webcams. You can easily broadcast multiple cameras with one account. You can even share your cam with the world, or keep it private for only you to see. MyWebcam is completely free and available to download on the official website below.
WebcamXP is a webcam application that provides live streaming of your webcam feed on the Internet. You can connect other computers and mobile phone remotely using WebcamXP software. This program can schedule automatic captures and recordings. Also, the program is supportive for almost all webcam brands available in the world.
CamUniversal is yet another security program which converts webcam into a security cam. It is packed with many features like video recording, FTP files uploading, email sending when motion detected, scheduler, and picture capture.
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