Ekiga is a SIP and H VoIP, IP Telephony and Video Conferencing More documentation is available in the manual available through Ekiga’s Help menu. Ekiga SIP Setup and configuration guide for voip settings and pc to phone calling of Ekiga softphone and install to your PC following the instructions here. To install Ekiga for Linux Ubuntu go to the Ubuntu Software Center, type Ekiga and select Install. For Windows the program can be downloaded from the URL.
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Groups If you have many different contacts, add your own groups. Tip Ekiga also supports H. Maual culprit was a lack of memory allocation. Echo cancellation will only work if you use the same sound device for in and out audio, e.
Ekiga is not compatible with Skype and will never be as long as their protocol stays proprietary.
Audio device configuration is dependent on the operating system on which Ekiga is running, and different operating systems will configure audio devices in different ways. This effectively pauses video and audio transmission.
You can visit Carlos’ website at http: If the above simpler methods do not work, you can use an outbound proxy to be set in Preferences: A headset is recommended to better prevent echo; however, ekiha webcam with an internal microphone, or a separate microphone will also give good results. The documentation is now back online, ekiga. Ekiga will choose which account to use depending on the end of the SIP address if it is the same as one of the registrar you have in your account list to place the call.
This can work for audio traffic, but for the much higher bandwidth consuming video traffic this is overkill. Here is mnual number of source code lines for ekiga 4. Get The Sources Sources 4.
To change the group a contact belongs to, first right-click on the contact as visible in the local roster, then click on Edit from the contextual menu that appears and tick the group you wish the contact to be sorted into. However, this port cannot be changed.
In Ekiga v5, setting maximum buffer size was removed.
Ekiga can receive calls in two different ways. Each codec has strong and weak points. Spare time is what it is: The Manuak user interface has several tabs available. You can sort your contacts visible in the local roster into pre-defined groups, such as Friends or Work ; this allows for example to make visible only one of the groups e. Moreover, video codecs can adapt their quality to the available bandwidth. If packet jitter is small, jitter buffer is made small too, and audio packets will play soon after their reception.
Ekiga SIP Setup
Generally, the higher the quality of a codec, the more bandwidth or CPU power it requires. Many of the functions of Ekiga are available with keyboard shortcuts. If you need to tweak the sound parameters during a call, click on manula Audio Settings icon in the Call Panel.
To view network traffic statistics during an active call, you can hover the mouse pointer over the status bar to display a pop-up window:. This is manal Ekiga manual. However, if the video bandwidth allows transmission with a higher picture quality or a faster framerate than the set value, then Ekiga will dynamically adjust this so that the quality and the framerate are always ekigz best possible.
We are sorry for the inconvenience. You can also right-click on the address book you wish to remove, and select Remove addressbook from the contextual menu that appears.
When signing up for a DiamondCard account, a small amount of the subscription is given back to the Ekiga project. Default is also a good choice for your internal sound card. Additionally, if you remove the contact from either the Novell Evolution or KDEAddressBook applications, then this ekiha also remove the contact from Ekiga’s local address book.
Where to get it? The outbound proxy is the SIP proxy that will relay your calls. You can force the use ekkiga a specific codec by selecting it and disabling all other codecs, but this will result in failed calls if the remote user hasn’t enabled that specific codec. Panel Applet Normally, the Ekiga panel applet e,iga run silently without giving any notice of its existence. Find information about at http: If you do not want to accept this call, click Reject.
To insert a new line inside the message, type Shift-Return. You can also open the chat window from a contextual menu by right-clicking on the user in your roster, and selecting Message. The best approach is to put your preferred codecs at the top of the list, and ekga disable the codecs that you don’t want to use for sending and receiving video.