Skype launched Meet Now, a new feature of Microsoft’s video conferencing service. With the massive need to cover a vast majority of connected people at the quarantine period, this service is introduced.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, video conferencing services are experiencing a huge boom, and Skype with the introduction of Meet Now comes at a perfect time.
We know that Skype is one of the best in video conferencing. With the expansion of Meet Now, it will now give a tuff competition to its rival Zoom, recently successful with the service mainly used by companies for business meetings.
What is Meet Now?
Meet Now is a new feature in Skype, which will allow you to invite both Skype contacts and non-Skype contacts. Participants can join the meetings with or without having an account.
Skype Meet Now enables video conferencing without the requirement to sign up anywhere or download and set up any application. Simply enter the Skype Meet Now link and, with one click, generate a link to share with those who desire to begin a conversation. If you don’t have Skype installed, the web app will open to proceed further.
Features of Skype Meet Now:
- Open recent chats
- View participants currently in the call
- Share Meet Now Link
- Record the call
- Mute or unmute the microphone
- video option on/off
- Share screen
Skype Meet Now is ideal for conference calls, webinars, or work interviews. The simultaneous users are not defined, however, most likely, it is the same as that used by Skype, so the service would enable as much as 50 individuals to take part. For guide click here
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