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Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Aug 19, 2018
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Yawcam Review

Fernando Ortega
A java-powered webcam tool that captures, records, manipulates and streams from a connected camera with motion detection option
A review of Yawcam by Fernando Ortega

Yawcam is a small webcam utility which extends the functionality of installed webcam by providing a number of useful features.

While running in the background, Yawcam can be found sitting in the system tray. From there, you can activate different features such as motion detection, stream, HTTP, FTP and file (save to file). Streams can have text and image overlays applied to them.

As a webcam streaming application, you can share your webcam stream with on a local IP address. You can activate password protection for your webcam stream so that unauthorized users cannot view your stream without permission.

Depending upon what your setup is, you can use Yawcam to broadcast your webcam stream via HTTP, FTP or stream. FTP can be setup with the proper credentials for your FTP server.

Another feature of Yawcam is the ability to create motion detection. You can configure the program to capture images if movement is detected. This can be a great way to setup surveillance. Motion detection tolerance and sensitivity levels can also be adjusted.

Overall, Yawcam is a useful webcam and broadcasting tool which includes features that can be used for many different purposes.

Yawcam can capture webcam streams and add effects to videos.

Yawcam features and highlights:
  • Video streaming
  • Image snapshots
  • Built-in web server
  • Motion detection
  • Ftp-upload
  • Text and image overlays
  • Password protection
  • Online announcements for communities
  • Scheduler for online time
  • Time lapse movies
  • Run as a Windows service

Yawcam is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from webcam tools without restrictions. Yawcam 0.6.2 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This webcam viewer software is filed under:
  • Yawcam Download
  • Freeware Webcam Tools
  • Software Reviews

Compatibility with this webcam viewer software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of Yawcam may be available from yawcam.

Yawcam has been picked by our editors as excellent.
Yawcam has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Yawcam 0.6.2 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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