Skype - Group Video Conferencing

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  1. thelostgringo
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    I have used Skype for Video Conferencing successfully but recently tried to join a group video conference while audio was fine there was no video. Is this a limitation of Skype on the IPad 2 or is there something I am missing.

    Thanks for any help.
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    I wasn't aware that Skype allowed video conferencing between more than two people at the same time. Subsequent conference attenders have audio only.

    Tim
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    I'm aware that group video calling in PC or Mac requires subscription (skype premium). I think it will work with iPad as well if you are a skype premium subscriber.
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    Thanks for that! Much appreciated!

    Tim
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    So can you only use Skype to video call someone if you have Skype Premium? That kind of sucks.
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    I don't think that was meant. For sure I use it and I don't have Skype Premium. I thought it was more than two video Member's at once that was meant here.

    Tim
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    No, that is what was meant here - I was asking a semi on topic question about Skype.. because I downloaded the app onto my iPad, I just haven't tried it yet.
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    If you want full video conferencing with multiscreen video oovoo is the one you want 100 times better than Skype and it is free.
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    sKYPE ALLOWS FOR 3-WAY CONFERENCING VIDEO CALLS, BUT ONLY IF YOU ARE RUNNING THE LATEST sKYPE SOFTWARE ON A pc OR mac. iT WILL NOT WORK USING ANY sKYPE APP FOR MOBILE DEVICES. HOPE THIS HELPS!

    -Whoops...I am not am all caps poster.....you can tell i didnt realize my cap-lock was on as each sentence begins with a lowercase letter! oops! :rolleyes:
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    I was about to let you know your caps lock was on.

    This is a very old thread, by the way. Chances are the original posters are no longer around.

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