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Heloo,

I need to access native mobile camera through my asp.net web application which runs in the mobile browsers to capture and save the images to database.

How can i achieve this.

Thanks in advance.
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You can use input type file and accept image. Meaning the user has the option to select the camera.
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Camera_API/Introduction[^]

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Member 11849116 6-Oct-15 4:27am    
Thanks a lot Nijoboer..

But i have an issue. when i click on choose file and when i capture using the camera i am not able to get the preview and the samw issue with the image selected from a local folder.

Kindly help me out.

Awaiting your reply. Thanks in advance
E.F. Nijboer 6-Oct-15 7:13am    
For that you need to use html5 upload features. This also requires the server to support it to work.
http://www.codepool.biz/take-a-photo-and-upload-it-on-mobile-phones-with-html5.html
Member 11849116 6-Oct-15 8:30am    
Thanks a lot... It worked like a charm...!! CHEERS....!!!
Member 11849116 8-Oct-15 3:42am    
nijboer i have an issue when am using this in .aspx page in asp.net web application. when i click on browse button i am able to access my mobile camera which goes to video recorder by default and i am unable to switch to camera mode.
kindly help me out.
Thanks in advance
E.F. Nijboer 8-Oct-15 3:48am    
Normally you get to choose between video, camera or choose existing. Maybe you choose a default input method and maybe that could be the reason you don't get a choice anymore.

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