How to Use the Webcam on a Dell Latitude E6400

By Michael Wallace

Your Dell Latitude E6400 laptop comes with a built-in webcam at the top of the LCD screen. This camera can take still pictures and record video for use with video messaging. You can access the camera via a software program already installed on the computer. This program can be accessed right from the desktop screen.

Step 1

Turn on your Dell Latitude and click on the "Start" tab on the main desktop screen. A list of options will appear in a drop-down window.

Step 2

Click "Dell Webcam" from the list of options in the window.

Step 3

Click on "Dell Webcam Center" and the program will open. A capture window will appear on screen. Beneath the capture window will be a control panel.

Step 4

Click on the camera icon to take a still photo.

Step 5

Click on the "Record" button to record video with the webcam.