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Support New to Samsung 4G: Can you video chat from phone to computer?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by skokiaan, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. skokiaan

    skokiaan New Member
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    Hello,
    I was wondering if there was a way to use my video chatting capabilities by calling someone who is using their computer. (for example, skype).

    thanks. :)
     

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  2. badankles

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    i have not tried it because i don't think it will work too well with 3G right now. the epic does have that capability. do some research as there are reviews of this option floating around. as for skype, i don't think so because skype and verizon has a locked on it. sprint wants you to use qik, but you can also try fring.
     
  3. YaBoiD

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    I think it's ridiculous we can't video chat with gmail users on their computers. C'mon Google
     
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  4. Keybeeetsss

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    Does Fringe do it? I hadn't used it but maybe som1 that does use it could chime in...
     
  5. there is no fring client for windows as far as i can tell and it doesn't work with window's google video gchat
     
  6. bryanberlin

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    Try a new App called Tango, new but seems to work well with a few minor bugs
     
  7. DetroitGamer

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    I tried Tango and it does not have a program for a PC. Anyone else have any suggestions? I cannot believe that there in no program that allows you to chat with a PC.
     
  8. antmon

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  9. badankles

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    Has anyone tried qik? I thought it has ability to cross platform.
     
  10. Keybeeetsss

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    No deal with that...
     
  11. badankles

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    bummer, well, just heard that yahoo messenger's new version provides cross platform video chat. i tried searching for more details, but nothing concrete.
     
  12. You're looking for advice/support rather than offering a Tip or Trick, so I moved your question to the Support and Troubleshooting area for you. ;)
     
  13. mustang5o

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    Has anyone got Yahoo Messenger with video to work on the Epic. I have an EVO and I can get it work if I'm on a WiFi connection. Just got my son the Epic last night and we couldn't get it to work at all. When he loaded the Messenger add-on he was able to do voice. I guess that's OK if he's going to computer but otherwise we'd just call each other. We were able to successfully use Fring for phone to phone video. Now we want his to do phone to PC like my EVO does.
     
  14. Keybeeetsss

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