Roll20’s in-browser video and voice feature doesn’t require any plugins or widgets to install in order to use your microphone/webcam to communicate with other players in a game.
Instead, we utilize a component, called Web RTC (Web Real-Time Communication), to natively run in your Chrome or Firefox browser.
A dialog box will appear along the very top of your browser screen. Note that you can click the little camera icon located in the far-right of your address bar to change the settings of what camera/microphone is being used.
A dialog box will appear in the upper left-hand corner of the browser, choose which webcam or microphone devices you would like to use and then click on the Allow button.
Web RTC is an HTML5 high-definition, peer-to-peer VOIP service.
It's also adaptive so it works well with low-bandwidth connections.
icon) on the Sidebar (top-right side of the screen), scroll down to the Video Audio Chat Options section.
To move an avatar, hover your mouse over the one you’d like to move.If this is your first time playing in a game that has Web RTC active, your browser will prompt you to give Roll20 device permission to utilize your webcam and microphone before you connect with other players.