Learn how to share videos during a call.

About video sharing

You can share live or recorded video from your phone to another compatible phone during a voice call. Video sharing is a network service.

When you switch video sharing on, the loudspeaker is automatically switched on. If you do not want to use the loudspeaker, you can use a compatible headset.

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Video sharing requirements

To share video, both you and the recipient must:

  • Be in a 3G network. If either of you move outside the 3G network, the voice call continues.

  • Have the video sharing feature switched on

  • Have person-to-person connections set up

For more info on the service, 3G network availability, and fees associated with using this service, contact your network service provider.

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Set up video sharing

To set up video sharing, you need person-to-person and 3G connection settings.

A person-to-person connection is also known as a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) connection. Contact your network service provider for the SIP profile settings, and save them to your phone. Your network service provider may send you the settings in a configuration message or give you a list of the needed parameters.

Set up a person-to-person connection

  1. Select > Settings.

  2. Select Connectivity > Admin. settings > SIP settings and a SIP profile.

  3. Type in the needed SIP profile settings.

Change video sharing settings

Select > Settings and Connectivity > Video sharing.

Use a 3G connection

For details about networks, contact your network service provider.

Add a SIP address to a contact

  1. Select > Contacts.

  2. Select a contact and

  3. Select > Share video.

  4. Write the SIP address in the format username@domainname (you can use an IP address instead of a domain name).

    If you do not know the SIP address for the contact, you can use the phone number of the recipient, including the country code, to share video (if supported by the network service provider).

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Share live or recorded video

During an active voice call, select > Share video.

  1. To share live video, select Live video.

    To share a video, select Video.

  2. Select the desired SIP address or phone number that is stored in the contact card for the recipient. If the SIP address or phone number is not available, manually type in the details, then select OK. If typing in a phone number, you need to type in the country code. The invitation is sent to the SIP address.

If you access another application while sharing a video, the sharing is paused.

Continue sharing

Press and hold the menu key, swipe left or right, then select the active call and > Resume video sharing.

Stop sharing video

Select Stop. To end the voice call, select . When you end the call, video sharing also ends.

Save automatically the live video you share

Select > Settings and Connectivity > Video sharing > Video saving > On.

Accept a video sharing invitation

Select Yes. Video sharing begins automatically.

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