How to Use Fake Webcam 4.0 to Broadcast Videos on Your PC
Fake Webcam 4.0 is a software that installs itself as a webcam on your PC and allows you to broadcast any video file as if it was a live feed from your webcam. You can use Fake Webcam 4.0 with any instant messaging application that supports video calls, such as Skype, Yahoo Messenger, MSN, ICQ, CamFrog, Paltalk and more.
In this article, we will show you how to use Fake Webcam 4.0 to broadcast videos on your PC in a few simple steps.
Step 1: Download and install Fake Webcam 4.0
You can download Fake Webcam 4.0 from its official website or from other sources. The trial version is free to use for 30 days but it will add a watermark and a nag screen to your video. The full version costs $9.95 and removes these limitations.
After downloading the setup file, run it and follow the instructions to install Fake Webcam 4.0 on your PC.
Step 2: Add videos to Fake Webcam 4.0
Launch Fake Webcam 4.0 and click on the “Add Video” button at the top left corner of the main window. You can browse your computer and select any video file that you want to broadcast as your webcam feed. You can add multiple videos and create a playlist that will play in a loop.
You can also use the “Desktop” feature to broadcast any area of your desktop screen as your webcam feed. This can be useful for sharing information or showing websites to your contacts.
Step 3: Apply effects and overlays to your video
Fake Webcam 4.0 also lets you apply various effects and overlays to your video to make it more interesting or funny. You can access these options from the tabs on the left side of the main window.
You can choose from six categories of effects and overlays: Effects, Frames, Face, Images, GIF, and Flag. For example, you can add a frame around your video, put a funny face mask on your video, insert an image or a GIF animation on top of your video, or display a flag of any country on your video.
To apply an effect or an overlay, simply click on it and it will appear on your video preview on the right side of the main window. You can adjust the position and size of the effect or overlay by dragging it with your mouse.
Step 4: Select Fake Webcam 4.0 as your webcam source
Now that you have prepared your video with Fake Webcam 4.0, you need to select it as your webcam source in your instant messaging application. This will vary depending on the application you are using, but generally you need to go to the settings or options menu and look for the webcam or video settings.
There you should see a list of available webcam devices on your PC. Select “Fake Webcam” from the list and save the changes.
Step 5: Start broadcasting your video
You are now ready to start broadcasting your video with Fake Webcam 4.0. Simply start a video call with any of your contacts and they will see your video as if it was coming from your real webcam.
You can control the playback of your video from Fake Webcam 4.0’s main window. You can pause, resume, stop, or switch videos at any time.
Fake Webcam 4.0 is a fun and easy way to broadcast videos on your PC as if they were live feeds from your webcam. You can use it with any instant messaging application that supports video calls and surprise or entertain your contacts with different videos.
Fake Webcam 4.0 also offers various effects and overlays that you can apply to your videos to make them more interesting or funny.
If you want to try Fake Webcam 4.0 for yourself, you can download it from its official website or from other sources. The trial version is free to