FaceTime for PC is known as one of the best video calling application ever released but the benefits of the same are available only to the iOS users. Now, the benefits of it can be enjoyed over PC even, all you need to do is follow some steps and boom you are ready to use it for making endless video and voice calls that too free of cost. The application is of great quality and is user- friendly.
The makes it possible to talk, chat or held meetings with anyone with an iPad, iPhone, Mac or Windows devices. The app comes with a built-in camera and thus you can catch up, hang out or make business meetings or stay in touch with anyone anywhere. The apps for the convenience of the users get connected with contacts address book, thus making things easier.
The app comes with great feature and is no longer a thing just to wish for using, the benefits can be enjoyed by anyone on their PC and their Android phones just by following some steps and getting the required apps. Once you get everything done all you need for making a call from your PC is the mail of the person you want to make a call to.
How To Download And Install FaceTime For PC?
Follow the steps given below to install your FaceTime for PC and enjoy endless video or voice call, for all free.
- Before going further for downloading FaceTime you are required to download BlueStacks on your system.
- Download the Android emulator from the official site of BlueStacks http://www.bluestacks.com.
- Once the process of download gets finished, install it. Once done restart your PC.
While launching BlueStacks will take a few minutes to initialize its environment and default apps and so make sure not to force stop it as it may lead to corruption of the software.
- As your PC restarts, open BlueStacks application on your PC and from there click on the Play Store application, present in the menu.
- Now, in Play Store, click on search and there type FaceTime and then download it for your windows PC.
- To make the installation of FaceTime immediate, click on open or run and then follow the instructions on your screen. if you are asked for an administrator password for confirmation, enter the password or provide confirmation.
- For installing FaceTime later click on save and then download the installation file to your computer. Once you are ready to install the face time double click on the file and follow the instruction that appears on your screen. (This process is safer than the last one you can scan the installation file for viruses before you proceed further).
- Lastly, launch FaceTime on your PC.
How To Use Face Time on PC?
It is very simple and institute tool built to provide excellent user experience and to make it fun and easy for everyone. Audio or video call from your PC can quickly be made in a single click.
Follow the steps to make one.
- You need to launch the FaceTime app from its folder or the shortcut. If your launching it for the first time you are required to set up your email address and phone number which can be used as your contact for FaceTime.
- Search for the name of the person you would like to face time with. The name list will appear in the left-hand navigation panel.
- Now, click on the email or number you want to call. (Calls from FaceTime for PC can only be made if you have the person’s email address)
- The Face Time dial-up season will connect from the end-user until then wait.
- Once the person accepts your call you can start the conversation with the person on the other side.
- Once your conversation gets finished just like any other regular call click on the option of end call.
Some control options of FaceTime for your PC
- A FaceTime pop up will appear on your screen when someone else will try to reach you. The popup will display the person’s name and the other options quite as same as the messenger.
- If you click on the accept option, it will allow you to immediately connect with the person on the other side.
- if you click on the decline it will end the call made to you by the person on the other side.
- Video Call
- If the person on the other side has made a video call, you will have the following icons next to accept and decline option.
- If you click on Block Video/ Camera call, then it will allow you to only have an audio call and will not turn on your built-in camera.
- If you accept the call and started the conversation you will have the following options.
- If you click on the full-screen option, it will make or enable FaceTime to use the whole screen of your PC.
- If you click on the End option it will immediately hang up the call
- If you click on the Mute option, it will disable your microphone and the person on the other side won’t be able to hear from you.
- You will have an option to switch to video call if you started from FaceTime conversation as an audio call earlier.
- If you click on the option of video during your audio call, your camera will be turned on immediately and will connect you with the person you were talking to, and this time you both can see each other.
The app is easy to set up and can be done by following the above-mentioned steps. It is a light-weighted app which offers awesome audio and video calling quality. Using it in your PC will allow you to make as many conferences/ personal calls easily that too free of cost. The app can be downloaded and installed by either using BlueStacks or any other android emulator. The above-mentioned methods will be useful for you that has been stated along with step by step guide for how to make a call and what all control features you will have. Download and install FaceTime on your PC and enjoy its benefits.