Enable screen-sharing and video chat on Fixoncloud


Instructions for enabling getUsermedia()

Enable getUsermedia() Video
Click for the video.

  1. Open Chrome and type chrome://flag in the url box of chrome. A webpage like below will open up.

  2. Search for getusermedia from the list and click on Enable.

  3. Close Chrome browser and restart it.


Instructions to enable getUsermedia() for Screen Sharing

Enable getUsermedia() Video in Firefox
Click for the video.

There are two ways to enable screen-sharing in Firefox:

Ist Method
  1. Install the Fixoncloud Add-on to enable screen-sharing in Firefox from the following link:
    Install Add-on for Screen Sharing in Firefox
  2. You will see a pop-up as shown below. Click on Allow to install the software in your system.

  3. Next, a message-box appears asking for your confirmation to install the add-on in your computer. Click on Install Now to install the Add-on.

  4. After the Add-on is installed succesfully, you'll see the following message on your screen.


IInd Method
  1. Open Firefox browser and type about:config in the url. A webpage with the warning will show up.

  2. Accept the warning and proceed. You will see a webpage containing a list of many attributes. Search for media.getusermedia.screensharing.enabled in the search box.

  3. If it's value is already true, don’t change anything. But if it's value is false, right click the mouse and select toggle to set its value to true.

  4. Now search for media.getusermedia.screensharing.allowed_domains in the search box and add video.fixoncloud.com,.*fixoncloud.com domain in the box as shown below.