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How do I start a video call on my mobile device?

Start a call from your Friends list:

Tap the camera icon  near their profile photo to start a video call.


Start a call while texting:

While you’re text chatting with a friend, tap the camera icon  to start a video call. 

Start a call from your Messages:

Tap the camera  to start a video call while reviewing message from a person or a group

You can also receive calls when you’re not in the ooVoo app as long as you are logged in and your status is set to online. Your phone’s Push Notification function will alert you that a friend is calling.

How to Answer a Call

ooVoo always let’s you know when your friends want to video chat with you. If you’re in the ooVoo app a window will pop up telling you a friend is calling.  

  • Tap Answer to start video chatting
  • Tap Decline to ignore the video call
  • Can’t answer at the moment? Tap Send Message to instant message with your friend instead 

 How to End a Video call 

  • Tap on the Red telephone handset on the bottom of your video call window

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  • Topic #: 3908-1434
  • Date Created: 08/21/2013
  • Last Modified Since: 07/21/2016
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