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#1 Abbylovi

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Posted 23 March 2020 - 10:00 PM

I'm trying to figure out a super simple way to video chat with my mother and other family members. My mother isn't tech savvy so it would ideally be something where you don't have to download anything, and she'd just have to click on a link from her PC. Any ideas?


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#2 mongo_jones

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Posted 23 March 2020 - 11:10 PM

google hangout. you can schedule it ahead of time from calendar and she'll receive the link.


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Posted 23 March 2020 - 11:15 PM

Google Hangout or Meet would be my pick as well. You may have to guide your conversation partners through the process of allowing the app to access their camera/mic. My parents - reasonably tech-savvy people - had A LOT of trouble with that.



#4 prasantrin

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Posted 23 March 2020 - 11:39 PM

Does she have Facebook? It's pretty easy to use from a pc.