How to Add Snapchat Filters to Zoom Videos on Windows 10 Computers
Zoom isn’t just great for your official meetings and interviews. It is a great app to catch up with long-distance friends and family. You can make your time with friends even more fun by adding Snapchat filters to the videos. This tutorial will show you how to add Snapchat filters to Zoom videos on Windows 10 computers.
Add Snapchat Filters to Zoom
The process is straightforward, and you will need the Snapchat desktop app, Snap Camera for this purpose. The desktop app doesn’t allow you to publish from the desktop, but it allows you to add filters to your videos and photos.
Prerequisites to Add Snapchat Filters to Zoom
For this to work properly, there are certain prerequisites that your system must meet. They are as follows:
- Operating System: Windows 10 (64 bit) or newer; macOS 10.13 or newer
- Hardware: Minimum of Intel Core i3 2.5Ghz or AMD FX 4300 2.6Ghz with 4 GB RAM; Intel HD Graphics 4000 / Nvidia GeForce 710 / AMD Radeon HD 6450; screen resolution of 1280x768 or higher
- Please make sure that you have the latest driver for your specific graphics card installed
Install Snap Camera
If your system meets the prerequisites, you need to install the Snapchat app on your desktop.
Step-1: Go to this link.
Step-2: Scroll down, check the license agreement box.
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Step-3: Click on Download for PC.
Step-4: Once the exe file downloads, open it.
Step-5: You will be asked, Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device? Click Yes.
Step-6: Follow the on-screen instructions and complete Installation.
Step-7: Open the app and minimize it.
Change Zoom Settings
Step-1: Open the Zoom desktop app and sign in.
Step-2: On the home page, click on the Settings cog at the top right corner of the app.
Step-3: Click on the Video tab in the left pane.
Step-4: In the camera drop-down menu, select Snap Camera.
Step-5: Close the settings. If you chose a particular filter in the Snap Camera app, it would be applied to the Zoom videos.
Change Camera During Meeting
You can also change the camera in the middle of a meeting.
- Click on the Start video icon at the bottom of the Zoom meeting.
- Select Snap Camera
IMPORTANT NOTE: Make sure that you aren’t using Snap Camera during formal meetings. Before starting a meeting, close the Snap Camera app and change the Camera settings to the regular camera before a meeting.