Take a photo or video with your Chromebook

  1. If you haven’t yet, sign in to your Chromebook.
  2. In the corner of your screen, click the Launcher Launcher and then Up arrow Up arrow.
  3. Click Camera Camera . Then, choose an option:
    • Take a photo Red camera.
    • Record a video Video call and then Start recording Red camera.

You can also:

  • Take photos with a 5 second timer: Click Timer Timer.
  • Switch between cameras: Click Switch camera Switch camera. You can only switch cameras if your Chromebook has 2 built-in cameras.

See or save your photos and videos

  • See all photos and videos you’ve taken: Open the camera app, then click Gallery Gallery.
  • See your photo or video larger: Open the Gallery Gallery. Then, double-click a photo or video.
  • Save photo or video: Click Save Save photo. Then, select a folder, and then click Open. The photo or video will save to the folder you chose.

Print or delete your photos and videos

  • Print photo or video: Click Print Print.
  • Delete photo or video: Click Delete Remove an extension from Chrome.
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