Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee communications software detects communications
devices that are connected to your computer, including your webcam. You can
also add or switch devices after installing Lync 2010 Attendee. Although you
need a webcam to make a video call, you do not need one to receive a video
What do you want to do?
View Video Device options
To view Video Device options, do one of the following:
- Before you join a meeting, click Start, click All Programs, click Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee,
and then click Video Device.
- When you are in a meeting, click Settings, click Options, and then click Video Device.
Set up your webcam
In Video Device options, if your webcam is correctly
connected to your computer, the video picture is displayed. To use a different
webcam or to adjust webcam settings, do any of the following:
- If you have more than one device and want to switch to a different one,
select the device you want to switch to from the drop-down list. If you have
only one device connected, that is all that is displayed in the drop-down
- To adjust settings, including color balance, contrast, and brightness, and
black-and-white mode, click the Webcam Settings button, adjust
your settings, and then click OK.