A very simple yet effective solution to display the actual image from your webcam on any page. Directory with webcam images is periodically scanned and the most recent image is displayed without the need to refresh whole page.
- Webcam images filenames need to be timestamped (for example
- Install and activate the plugin.
- Configure your webcam to periodically upload timestamped images to
[reactwebcam]shortcode to the page.
- (optional) Set refresh interval in seconds:
[reactwebcam refreshinterval=30]The default value is 60 seconds.
- (optional) To have multiple webcams create subdirectories in
webcamdirectory and specify directory name in the shortcode:
[reactwebcam dir=seaview]Only alphanumeric characters are allowed.
Contributors & Developers
“React Webcam” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
- Intial public version.
- Configurable refresh interval.
- Fix bug with disappearing text after shortcode.
- Add support for multiple webcams.