Connecting an external camera to an Apple Mac computer used to mean purchasing an Apple iSight webcam, even if you preferred a different brand, because iSight was the only webcam compatible with a Mac. For "techno-savvy" users the second option was to download open-source drivers (if they were available), and hammer through any issues encountered to enable a webcam to work with their Mac. Now that the Mac OS supports the UVC (USB Video Class) standard, any webcam that is UVC compatible will "plug and play" with a Mac. Connect a UVC compatible Logitech webcam into the USB port on a MacBook Pro to start using the webcam.
Open the MacBook Pro computer display lid and power up the computer.
Mount the Logitech webcam on the top edge of the lid so that the camera lens is facing toward you.
Plug the USB cable that protrudes from the webcam into one of the USB ports on the side of the MacBook Pro. Wait one minute for the computer to recognize the webcam and install the driver.
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