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Version: 0.0.x

Camera Controls

Whenever any participant wants to start/stop broadcasting their video to other participant in a meeting, they can simply do it with VideoSDK Meeting.

This guide will provide an overview of how to implement enable, disable and switch webcam features in a meeting.

  1. Enable Camera - By using enableWebcam() function, a participant can publish camera stream to other participants.
  2. Disable Camera - By using disableWebcam() function, a participant can stop publishing camera stream to other participants.
  3. Switch Camera - By using changeWebcam() function, a participant can stream from front / rear camera during the meeting.This function is only applicable for Mobile devices.

Enable, Disable And Switch Webcam

const onPress = async () => {
// Enable Webcam in Meeting

// Disable Webcam in Meeting

// Change Webcam in Meeting
const webcams = await meeting?.getWebcams(); // returns all webcams

const { deviceId, label } = webcams[0];



Events associated with enableWebcam():

Events associated with disableWebcam():

participant.on("stream-enabled", (stream) => {
if (stream.kind === "video") {
//particiapnt turned on video
//Render Participant video logic here

participant.on("stream-disabled", (stream) => {
if (stream.kind === "video") {
//particiapnt turned off video
//remove Participant video logic here

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