How to download Facetime for Mac? | How to setup Facetime on Mac?
On an iPhone or iPad, we use the Facetime application to make video calls. What if you want Facetime for Mac too. So, you can continue calling your friends or family members using this application. The only facility you need to avail this facility has a proper internet connection.
But haven’t you seen Facetime for Mac on your machine. In case, if you don’t find this application on your Mac computer, you can set up Facetime on Mac with simple steps. To do this follow the below steps:
- Launch App Store on your machine.
- Search for “Facetime.”
- From the search results click on the Facetime application.
- Then it will be downloaded and installed on your computer.
As the facetime for mac free download is not available, you need to pay an amount which is less than $1. As it is the good price, we need not hesitate in paying the amount.
But, before you make a try to download Facetime on Mac, make sure that you are using either Mac OSX 10.6.6 or later versions of it to get the app downloaded. Once, you did with the setup process, the next thing you need to do it is registering yourself for Facetime.
When you launch the application on your Mac, you will find two options, i.e., “Login with Apple ID” or “Create New Account”. If you want to continue with your Apple ID, choose the first option. If not, click on “Create New Account” option and provide details like your name, email address, phone number and few other details. If you did with the registration, you would switch to the Facetime homepage.
From the Facetime homepage, you find “Favorites,” “Recents” and “Contacts” options on the right pane. When you click on the “Contacts” option, you can find the list of contacts associated your email id. If you desire to add any new contact, click on the ‘+’ icon from the top right corner of the contacts pane and provide their details.
To delete or edit any existing contact, click on the desired contact name and click on Edit icon from the right pane. Now choose “Delete Contact” option if you want to delete that contact or you can edit the person information.
Select any contact who you wish to make a facetime and click on phone number or email if from their information pane. Now, a facetime call gets started, and you can start viewing the screen of others with a short view of you on the bottom left corner of the screen.
To see the screen in full view, click on the full-screen icon (icon having diagonal short lines showing upwards and downwards) or press “Command + Shift + F” keys from the keyboard.
If you desire to change the portrait view of your screen, press the “Command + R” keys on the keyboard. Using Facetime on Mac is quite easy and straightforward. To end up the call click on “End Call” button and to mute the call, press on the “Mute” icon which is the “End Call” button.
The FaceTime application has sync with iPhone, iPad, and Mac. If you are not before the Mac machine, you can receive the same call from iPhone or iPad which ever is available with you and if you have FaceTime application installed on them. Start downloading the app and enjoy having free video calls with your friends with the FaceTime application.
Originally posted 2017-01-12 21:23:59.