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Use your webcam with Yahoo Messenger

Want to get your webcam up and running on Yahoo Messenger? Here's how.

 Webcam requirements - Check the Yahoo Messenger webcam requirements to make sure your webcam is compatible with Messenger.

Set up your webcam

To use video in Yahoo Messenger, set up your webcam.

 Recently switched to a new webcam? Make Yahoo Messenger recognize your new webcam.

Start using your webcam

In Yahoo Messenger, you can start a video call to have a 1-on-1 video and voice conversation, or share your webcam to broadcast your webcam to 1 or more people at the same time. Learn more about webcam sharing and video calling.

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