Initiate Video in Meetings

The 8x8 Work for Mobile supports video during Virtual Office meetings.

To start and stop video in a meeting:

  1. While in a Virtual Office meeting, tap in the meeting interface to share your video.

    You are now visible to other participants.
  2. Other video participants appear in a row at the bottom of the screen. Flick left or right along the row of videos to see all of them.
    Tap a small video to bring it up as a large video in the center of the screen.
  3. To switch between views, tap in the meeting interface to open a drop-down menu.
  4. In the drop-down, tap:
    • Home: Switch to the main meeting information screen.
    • Video: Switch to the video screen.
    • Content: If another participant is sharing desktop content, you can switch to the shared content view.
  5. To stop sharing video, tap .
    You are no longer visible to other participants.

Note: You cannot turn another participant's video on for them, or start a meeting with participant video switched on.

Note: If your video icon is grayed out, video is disabled or the maximum number of concurrent video streams has been reached.