Using Skype with Ken-A-Vision Cameras

Learn how to connect our digital camera products with Skype.

  1. Connect the Ken-A-Vision product(s) in the USB port(s) of your computer.
  2. Once the product(s) are connected, launch Skype on your computer.
  3. Select “Tools” from the menu and from the drop-down menu select “Options.”
  4. On the left side menu, select “Video Settings.”
  5. You should now be viewing live video streaming from the product(s) you have connected to your computer.
  6. In the tutorial video, the FlexCam 2 is denoted by “Ken-A-Vision 3.2MP AF Camera” and the kena digital microscope is denoted by “USB Video Device.” 
  7. If using a FlexCam 2, push the document orientation button on the top head of the camera to adjust the orientation.
  8. Also, the FlexCam 2 has a built-in microphone in the head so you may use this as your microphone when using the camera as a webcam.
  9. You are now ready to use Skype with your product(s). 

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