CameraOptionsUI CameraOptionsUI CameraOptionsUI CameraOptionsUI CameraOptionsUI Class


Provides a method for displaying a UI, by which the UI contains options for the capture of photos, audio recordings and videos.

public : static class CameraOptionsUI
static struct winrt::Windows::Media::Capture::CameraOptionsUI
public static class CameraOptionsUI
Public Shared Class CameraOptionsUI
// This class does not provide a public constructor.

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows Desktop Extension SDK (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Media.Capture.CameraCaptureUIContract (introduced v1)
webcam microphone


The following example shows how to use this class to display the camera options.

function showWebcamSettings() {
    var mediaCaptureMgr = new Windows.Media.Capture.MediaCapture();;


This object is not instantiated directly. Simply use the static Show method to display the options.


This API is in the Desktop device family which means it can only be used on devices that support that family. To use this API, you must add a reference to the Windows Desktop Extensions for the UWP to your app. For more information on device families, see Intro to the Universal Windows Platform.


Show(MediaCapture) Show(MediaCapture) Show(MediaCapture) Show(MediaCapture) Show(MediaCapture)

Displays a UI that contains options for the capture of photos, audio recordings and videos.

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