How to use the Chromebook Camera

The camera's on the Chromebooks can be used to capture work and upload to Google Drive, Canvas, etc.


  1. Login to the Chromebook and open the App Drawer in the lower left hand corner of your screen

  2. Locate and click on the Camera app (you may need to select More Apps to locate the app).

  3. From this screen you can capture images, change settings, flip camera, or switch to video recording.

    1. Capture Image

    2. Flip to second camera (Available on Touchscreen Chromebooks)
                 a.When flipped it will use it’s World View Camera, only on certain models


  4. Change Settings

  5. Switch to Video recording

  6. Images are saved in the Files App located in the App Drawer

    1. From here the images can be uploaded to Google Drive, Canvas or shared via email

If there are any questions or issues please contact IT Services