How to Turn on a Logitech Webcam: A Step-by-Step Guide

Computers running macOS 10.10 or Windows 8 and later install Logitech webcams automatically when plugged in. To turn on a Logitech webcam, open an app such as Camera or FaceTime that supports webcam functionality . Logitech webcam settings can be changed within whichever camera or broadcast app you're using.

If you’re looking to install your Logitech C920 Pro Webcam, the best-selling webcam of all time, you’ve come to the right place! In this guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to do to get your webcam up and running, so you can start video chatting, streaming, recording, and more.

First things first, make sure you own a Logitech C920 Pro Webcam. If you don’t, you can find a link in the description below to purchase one through Amazon. Once you have your webcam, plug it into a USB 2 or preferably a USB 3 port on your computer. Generally, the USB 3 ports are blue in color.

Before you can use your webcam, you’ll need to download and install the Logitech G Hub software. Don’t know where to find it? Just Google “Logitech G Hub,” and the first search result you see will likely be the one you want. Don’t be intimidated by the word “gaming” – you don’t have to use this software for gaming purposes.

Once you’ve downloaded and installed the Logitech G Hub software for your particular operating system, go to your control panel or manually search for “device manager” within Windows. Within the device manager, go to “imaging devices,” and you’ll see your Logitech C920 located there. Right-click on the device and click on “update driver” and search automatically for the driver.

Double (triple, quadruple) check that you have the right driver for the software installed and that your device is plugged in by using this process. Once you’ve done that, you can open the Logitech G Hub software and see your Logitech C920 right there. Click on it, and you’ll get confirmation that your webcam is plugged in. You’ll see an image confirming that the device is working – it’s as simple as that!

So why use Logitech G Hub? This software holds your settings and has the most options and the most intuitive interface. In the description below, you’ll find a link to a playlist in which we’ll go over all of the best settings to use in Logitech G Hub to maximize your quality.

If you don’t already own a Logitech C920 Pro Webcam, you can find a link in the description below to purchase one through Amazon. It’s still a great value for the money, even today. So get your webcam set up and start video chatting, streaming, recording, and more!


Why is my Logitech camera not turning on?
Outdated, corrupt, and problematic drivers can cause issues with the Logitech webcam. To fix this, we suggest updating drivers. You can do this either manually or automatically. To manually update the Logitech C920x Pro HD webcam, visit the Official Website.5 days ago
How do I know if my Logitech webcam is on?
On Windows, open the Camera app. If your webcam is working, you'll see the camera feed. On Mac, open the Photo Booth app. You'll see the camera feed if your webcam is working.