Apple introduced new security and privacy features with macOS Mojave. Learn how to enable camera/mic permissions under System Preferences
macOS Mojave and later introduced a security setting that requires you to grant the operating system camera and microphone permissions, under System Preferences.
IMPORTANT: You must grant each browser camera/mic access.
Give camera and mic access
- Go to System Preferences > Security & Privacy > Camera.
- Click the box next to the browser you're using. It'll quit and reopen your browser.
- Do the same for Systems Preferences > Privacy > Microphone.