18/04/2020

FAQ

  • Select the Apple Menu in the top left corner, scroll down to System Preferences.
  • Select Security & Privacy. On the bottom of this window there is a Padlock. If it is locked, click on the lock and enter of your password to unlock.
  • Select the Privacy tab, then on the left side of the window scroll down to Camera and ensure VidyoDesktop or VidyoConnect has a check.
  • Then select Microphone and ensure VidyoDesktop or VidyoConnect has a check.
  • Select Screen Recording and ensure VidyoDesktop or VidyoConnect has a check.
  • Finally, select Automation and ensure VidyoDesktop or VidyoConnect has a check and close window.
  • Launch VidyoDesktop or VidyoConnect.

If you get an error trying to upgrade the VidyoDesktop version to 3.6.15 that states that the downloaded file is not signed, please uninstall the version of VidyoDesktop that you have installed and install the newest version.  We have identified this as an issue with the previous versions of the VidyoDesktop program.  Once you install the latest version (3.6.15) this will no longer be an issue.  This is the error message that you may see when trying to upgrade the program:

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS & VidyoDesktop

If you are using Linux 16.04 LTS and you are having issues with installing VidyoDesktop, here are the commands that you can run to fix this issue:

sudo apt-get install libqt4-designer libqt4-opengl libqt4-svg libqtwebkit4

wget -O vidyo-desktop.deb http://bit.ly/VidyoDesktop_Ubuntu_No_Libqt4

sudo dpkg -i vidyo-desktop.deb

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS & VidyoDesktop

If you are using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS you will have issues with installing and running VidyoDesktop.  Here are the commands that you can run to fix the issue of installing and running VidyoDesktop for Linux:

sudo apt-get install libqt4-designer libqt4-opengl libqt4-svg libqtwebkit4

wget -O vidyo-desktop.deb http://bit.ly/VidyoDesktop_Ubuntu_No_Libqt4

sudo dpkg -i vidyo-desktop.deb

sudo apt-get update -y

sudo apt-get install -y trayer

sudo apt-get install libcanberra-gtk-module

cd /usr/bin

trayer

Run VidyoDesktop from the icon

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