Webcam Video Conference

Description

VideoWhisper Video Conference is a modern web based multiple way video chat and real time file sharing tool. Read more on WordPress Video Conference plugin home page.

  • Easy installation , updates as plugin
  • Access setup (everybody, users, user list)
  • Members can be allowed to create rooms
  • Define user list with access, multiple permissions for each room
  • Widget with active rooms list and entry
  • Menu with landing room page
  • BuddyPress integration (group video conference room)
  • Archive sessions and import videos with with Video Share VOD WordPress Plugin
  • Reserver features (setup and/or access rooms) for paying roles with Paid Membership and Content)

Latest application version includes H264 and Speex support, acoustic echo cancellation, P2P groups support for better, faster video streaming and lower rtmp server bandwidth usage.

Includes a widget that displays active rooms (with number of participants) and conference access link.
A Video Conference page is added to the website and can be disabled from settings.

There is a settings page with multiple parameters and permissions (what users can access – all, only members, predefined list).

BuddyPress integration: If BuddyPress is installed this will add a Video Conference tab to the group, where users can video chat realtime in group room.

This software is great for meetings, trainings, conferences, live events, recruiting, consultations, coaching and of course casual community chat. This brings people together instantly and without travel costs. These benefits open a wide range of new business opportunities and bring the extra value needed by established sites struggling to go ahead of their competitors.

Special requirements: This plugin has requirements beyond regular WordPress hosting specifications: a RTMP host is needed for persistent connections to manage live interactions and streaming. More details about this, including solutions are provided on the Installation section pages.

Desktop Sharing / Screen Broadcasting

If your users want to broadcast their screen (when playing a game, using a program, tutoring various computer skills) they can do that easily just by using a screen sharing driver that simulates a webcam from desktop contents. Read more on http://www.videochat-scripts.com/screen-sharing-with-flash-video-chat-software/ .

Resulting videos can be managed and imported with Video Share VOD WordPress Plugin .

Documentation

  • Plugin Homepage : http://www.videowhisper.com/?p=WordPress+Video+Conference
  • Application Homepage : http://www.videowhisper.com/?p=Video+Conference
  • Contact Support: https://videowhisper.com/tickets_submit.php

Demo

  • See it live on https://www.videochat-scripts.com/video-conference/

Extra

More information, the latest updates, other plugins and non-WordPress editions can be found at https://videowhisper.com/ .

Screenshots

  • Video Conference
  • Video Conference Media Support
  • Video Conference Menu
  • Frontend Setup Page
  • Frontend Conferencing Page

Installation

  • Before installing this make sure all hosting requirements are met: https://videowhisper.com/?p=Requirements
  • Install the RTMP application using these instructions: https://videowhisper.com/?p=RTMP+Applications
  • Install the plugin from WP repository, from WP backend. Or manual installation: Copy this plugin folder to your wordpress installation in your plugins folder. You should obtain wp-content/plugins/videowhisper-video-conference-integration .
  • Enable the plugin from WordPress admin area and fill the “Settings”, including rtmp address there.
  • Add he Video Conference and Setup Conference pages to your menu and/or enable the widget (if you want to display active rooms with number of participants and conference access link).

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  • Before installing this make sure all hosting requirements are met: https://videowhisper.com/?p=Requirements
  • Install the RTMP application using these instructions: https://videowhisper.com/?p=RTMP+Applications
  • Install the plugin from WP repository, from WP backend. Or manual installation: Copy this plugin folder to your wordpress installation in your plugins folder. You should obtain wp-content/plugins/videowhisper-video-conference-integration .
  • Enable the plugin from WordPress admin area and fill the “Settings”, including rtmp address there.
  • Add he Video Conference and Setup Conference pages to your menu and/or enable the widget (if you want to display active rooms with number of participants and conference access link).

Reviews

All Anyone Needs

At this point I’ve used it for some weeks. Easy to install, works well, and is regularly updated – what more could you want?

Great Tool

If you want to save money with the help of video conference, than this tool is great in doing so. Easy to set up and understand how it works.

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Contributors & Developers

“Webcam Video Conference” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

5.07.1

  • Option to use WordPress avatars instead of snapshots

5.05.1

  • User lists permissions per room: Access, Chat, Write, Participants List, Private Chat

4.91.8

  • Room capacity can be setup per room.
  • Default and max room capacity in settings.

4.91.6

  • Performance upgrades and fixes

4.91

  • users can setup static private and public rooms
  • room management page, shortcode [videowhisper_conference_manage]
  • room access page for all rooms, shortcode [videowhisper_conference]
  • setting tabs, multiple new options and integration features
  • Integrated latest application version

4.72.3

  • Integrated latest application version (v4.72)
  • Codec settings
  • Better room access, landing room setup

4.51

  • Integrated latest application version (v4.51) that includes P2P.
  • Added more settings to control P2P / RTMP streaming, bandwidth detection.
  • Fixed some possible security vulnerabilites for hosts with magic_quotes Off.

3.1

  • BuddyPress integration: If BuddyPress is installed this will add a Video Conference tab to the group where users can video chat realtime in group room.

3.0

  • Everything is in the plugin folder to allow automated updates.
  • Settings page to fill rtmp address.
  • Choose name to use in application (display name, login, nice name).
  • Access permissions (all, members, list).
  • List number of participants for each room.

2.0

  • Compatibility updates.

1.0.2

  • Compatibility updates and widget.

1.0

  • Plugin to integrate video conference installed in a videowhisper_conference folder on site root.