To activate/deactivate the video chat feature, follow these steps:
- Click on the Menu icon
- In the Menu, scroll down and click on “Settings.”
- Within the Settings section, find “Video Chat.”
- In the Video Chat Settings form that appears, you’ll find an option to select a video chat provider or disable the video chat. Simply choose the appropriate option based on your preference
- Save your changes by clicking the “Update” button.
LiveKit.io is an open-source alternative to Agora and Twilio. LiveKit provides both self-hosted and cloud-based options. The Livekit URL depends on how you set it up – whether you’re hosting it yourself or using the LiveKit Cloud service.
When using LiveKit Cloud, visit your LiveKit Cloud Project Settings to locate the LiveKit URL (Project URL). Make sure to include “ws://” at the start of your project URL. If you’re self-hosting, check the instructions at https://docs.livekit.io/realtime/self-hosting/vm/