Questions tagged [video-conferencing]

Interacting with other people through the internet, where the parties involved can see each other via their webcams.

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Best-quality group video conferencing software

Zoom is very popular now, but its frame rate and video and audio bitrates are pretty bad, sending 320 by 180 images at 15 frames per second and a rather low audio bitrate. Skype is better, but it ...
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Is there a (video-)conferencing tool that supports positional sound (and avatars)?

Due to the SARS-CoV-2-pandemic, a lot of companies and institutions are using (video-)conferencing tools for their meetings. One of a problems that I encountered here is that meetings with more than 2-...
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Need audio conferencing software with less lag and good noise canceling

A group I'm part of has been using Google Meet for our audio conferencing. I'm quite unhappy with it. There is too much lag and too much noise when someone is moving around (squeaky chair, noisy ...
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Anonymised video conference platform

I'm looking for a platform to provide webinars that... Prevents attendees from knowing who else is attending, for privacy concerns. This can be done by letting people choose pseudonyms, or by hiding ...
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Centralized streaming platform for company video-streams/events

We have a weekly meeting in the company. It's moderated by a designated group of people. Every week the moderator changes. Pre-covid times were fairly easy. The moderator could just speak freely in a ...
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Voice video and text chat, screen sharing, conference all in one tool?

I am looking for a software that could fulfill all the following needs : Conference calling with up to 10-15 people Video, Text, Voice chat Groups/Servers/Friend list Screen sharing All of the above ...
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(Video) communication software/dashboard for elderly people

I recently came across this product: KOMP. It is a display that (elderly) people can put in their homes and their family members can "control" it remotely with their phones. So even if my grandparents ...
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Free/Libre voice & video chat alternative to Skype?

I don’t want to use Skype because it’s proprietary. I’m looking for an alternative that is Free/Libre (FLOSS), is available cross-platform * (at least: GNU/Linux, Mac OS, and Microsoft Windows), ...
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Video Call API Europe

We would like to develop a feature for our application, that allows our users (macOS, Windows or web applications) to Video-Call other people (remote healthcare) and are looking for an API to do so. ...
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Is there an open-source screen sharing tool?

Is there anything that can share screen between more than two people (like e.g. TeamViewer), but is open-source? At the very minimum, one user should be able to present their desktop, exact copy of ...
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Video conference/chat with asymmetric “rooms”

I'm looking for video chat software similar to Zoom, that works on at least Windows, iOS and Android, and ideally Linux as well. (A browser solution would be okay if it works reliably across browsers ...
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Looking for a web app to share recordings of Zoom meetings

I'm looking for a web application to share recordings of Zoom meetings. These are features I need: Upload/hosting of about of 20 videos a month (each about 75 minutes long) Possibility to watch the ...
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1:1 Video Chat that doesn't require logins

I'm looking for a video chat system that supports 1 on 1 chats and does not require any logins. Currently we use Google Hangouts or Skype for interviews, but we can't always assume the candidate will ...
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Background blur/removal for webcam for Windows 7, OpenCL <= 1.1 and OpenGL <= 4.0

I'm looking for a program for Microsoft Windows 7, OpenCL <= 1.1, and OpenGL <= 4.0 (or doesn't require OpenCL/OpenGL) that can remove or blur the background on my webcam. What I have found so ...
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Webinar platform where audience can select streams on their screen

Our purpose is live streaming a competition held simultaneously in various locations: we have 24 competitors, each in a different location with a webcam, and an audience watching them. There will be a ...
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Video calls for 20+ members for free?

I'm looking for free software for weekly video calls for 20 - 25 members and at least 3 hours duration of continuous video calls and it should be compatible with Mac os and Windows and should have ...
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Do you know any video chat room providers with WebAPI?

I want to be able to programmatically create a video chat room and send its link to a customer, so he will be able to chat with an employee. I've been looking for a provider of such service but didn't ...
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Open-source WebRTC MCU video conferencing

Is there an open-source video conferencing solution using WebRTC (in browser) and using the MCU architecture where the video streams from the various participants are merged by the server into one ...
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Video Conferencing Android App for elderly people

I am looking for an Video Conferencing Android App(used from an Android Tablet) that can be used by elderly people, not previously familiarized with smart phone/PC/Tablet/Laptop usage. Requirements ...
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Agora vs Twilio [closed]

We're building an app that offers 1 on 1 and group video calls. We're trying to make a decision between using Twilio and Agora. It looks like a lot of organizations have taken up Agora as their ...
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Open-source Alternatives to MS Teams for Video Conferencing

In the presence of current wave of COVID-19, we all are forced to work-from-home and attend online group meetings. In this context, my organization is currently using MS Teams for such meetings. ...
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Is there a free and open source software for video conferencing?

Is there a free and open source software for video conferencing that has end to end encryption? I need it to support GNU/Linux, Windows, and Android smartphones.
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Video conference with soundtrack sharing and playing

Is it possible to play as background music the same soundtrack to all members, controller by the event organizer, and switch sometimes between soundtracks? "Send / share" with other members upfront, ...
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Libre video conferencing for 100 participants?

I am looking for a video conferencing system that: Is Libre (FLOSS) - given Snowden's revelations it would be naive to trust non-free systems to not have a backdoor Supports 100 users in one room Has ...
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Video call app with extreme focus on stability

I am looking for an Android video call app which is easy to use and where the connections are extremely stable. What I'm after is a 50-minute call with no dropped audio (short video interruptions are ...
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Audio & Video teleconferencing program, hosted on personal PC

Given the social distancing measures put in place as of late due to COVID-19, and people's distrust of large organisations like Google having access to their data or conversations, I have spent time ...
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Video conferencing solution to give lectures

We are currently looking for a video conferencing solution to give lectures to groups of about 20 ppl. The unique requirement, however, is that all participants have to be in view on the screen, the ...
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Video conferencing with member-navigatable breakout rooms?

As part of the Covid-19 pandemic, with San Francisco in lockdown, we'd like to bring a (previously offline) conference online; expected ~150 participants, for use of ~4 hours. One of the features of ...
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Video call app with 60FPS support

I am looking for a video call app which supports 60FPS. It's not necessary but would be nice if it comes with cross platform clients support. There may not be a direct comparison, but with the advent ...
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Free web or desktop (OSX/Windows) software to allow free video conferencing for large groups (10+)

Which free software allows many (10+) people to video conference for free? It must: Be easy to sign up to Be free for many-user video conferencing (whether or not it charges for other things doesn'...
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self-hostable FOSS Videoconferencing server *with* on-server video mixing

In light of recent events, I've been having a few more video conferences than usual. I found the fact that Jitsi Meet, Nextcloud Talk and similar software do point-to-point video connections to be ...
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software for meeting

I'm looking for software that allow me to create video live meeting, with management user system. I want that every user will enter with user name and password from one device only (i would like to ...
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What is current to-go videoconferencing software for augmented reality?

Probably it's possible to share your AR experience with other users. Is there conferencing software for this use case? Or at least just stream sharing coupled with audio conferencing? Broadcasting ...
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e-Learning platform that supports video streaming for classes

I'm looking for an e-Learning platform that supports video streaming, sort of like moodle but with support for live classes by company instructors. This is intended to be only used inside the ...
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Video conferencing that deals well with multiple simultaneous speakers?

Every year my family and I have a big group call with 10-20 participants. We used Google Meet this year, and everyone had a lot of audio problems when more than one person tried to talk at once (I've ...
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Screen sharing with video and ability for users to draw on screen

I am looking for a combination of the features in Slack and Google Hangout: In table form: +------------------------------------------------+-------+-----------------+----+ | ...
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Skype alternative for Linux with counterpart for Android

I'm looking for an alternative to Skype which I can use to communicate between Linux computers as well as Android. While Skype is basically being available for both systems, I prefer something more ...
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automatic accepting of videocalls on Raspberry Pi 3B+?

I look for a videocall-solution that exists both for Android and Raspberry Pi. The coders of Jitsi write that it will not work on the Pi, what a bummer. So I looked more into Nextcloud Talk and Google ...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

I am going to be joining a couple of Skype sessions and I would like to record just the screen and incoming audio. Is there an screen recorder for Skype that can record incoming audio but not outgoing ...
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Open source self-hosted enterprise chat server with Active Directory integration, video/audio chat, file sharing

We are considering an enterprise chat app for our company. However, we have significant presence in China and Indonesia. Local regulations of these countries require personnel data of these companies ...
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Open Source Webinar Software

Is anyone aware of open source webinar/webcasting/webconferencing software that meets the following criteria? Allows you to stream video and pre-made video files Has moderated sessions and attendees ...
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Each client should have their own private “room” where they can video/text with their support person from my team

User story: As a client, I would want to come to the website, log into my own private online 'room' (preferably without downloading software, although a mobile app would be a useful bonus), leaves ...
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Tools to test web conferencing system

Is there a tool to test the performance and the voice quality for a web conferencing system ? Thank you
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Is there a software to convert a voice(of a specific video)to a written text(Voice-to-Text)& add it(as subtitles)to that video, simultaneously?

I am an English language learner. I encounter serious problems when watching a lot of English language videos. Some speakers talk so fast that I do not understand exactly what they are saying. Of ...
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Android video calling app with specific features

Can anyone recommend an Android video calling app with the following features: Does not require a phone number Low latency Gratis for the app and for calls It only needs to be able to connect to ...
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android video chat that a toddler can't accidentally close or toggle out of

I skype with my 15 month god-daughter semi regularly. She gets oddly excited to see me, and insists on 'carrying' me around to play games with her. Unfortunately as a toddler holding and playing ...
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Windows application better than Skype

Skype used to be fantastic, but has been gradually strangled over the past few years, and now it is unreliable; the latest changes are ridiculous. I need to leave. Is there another Windows program ...
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Looking for web conference similar to zoom or appear.in but with ad hoc pricing

We hold a group conference call three or four times a year, and would rather use a service which lets me pay for each meeting rather than monthly subscription that I am barely going to use. The ideal ...
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(Open Source/ Low Cost) Conference Management Software

Have a friend who is organizing a rather large not-for-profit conference (~1000 people). The big hiccup I am seeing in their process is the speaker intake, and how it relates to promotional material ...
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Sharing a video in a video conference call

I have an interesting question. My company and a client will be having a meeting over Skype for business. I have prepared some videos that I would like to show at the meeting. I would like to stream ...