Change settings

You can easily define your ooVoo settings.

 

To define who can search for your profile:

  1. After logging into ooVoo, the 'Contacts' page appears. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Application Settings. Tap Who Can Find You? and select 'Anyone' to allow everyone to search for your profile, 'People who know me' to enable friends who know your email address, display name or ooVoo ID to search for you or 'Nobody' to prevent people from searching for your profile. If you select 'Nobody', you can still search for friends and add them to your contact list.

 

To change your password:

  1. After logging into ooVoo, the 'Contacts' page appears. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Application Settings. Tap Change Password.
  3. Enter your current password in the first field. Enter your new password of at least 6 characters in the second field and enter it again in the last field. Tap Save.

 

To change your video call settings:

  1. After logging into ooVoo, the 'Contacts' page appears. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Application Settings. Leave the 'Use front camera' set to 'ON' to use the front camera or tap to turn it 'OFF' and to use the rear camera.

 

To change your IM settings:

  1. After logging into ooVoo, the 'Contacts' page appears. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Application Settings. Leave 'Text autocorrect' set to 'ON' to suggest corrections for spelling mistakes and typos when writing instant messages.
  3. If you do not want to show the suggestions, tap to turn it 'OFF'.

 

To change your Facebook account settings on ooVoo:

  1. After logging into ooVoo, the 'Contacts' page appears. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Facebook Settings.
  3. To link or unlink your Facebook account: Tap Unlink Facebook Account to unlink your Facebook account from ooVoo. You will be logged out and will need to log in again. Your Facebook friends will not appear in the 'Facebook' tab. If desired, you can link a different Facebook account to ooVoo. To link a Facebook account, tap Link to Existing ooVoo Account.
  4. To change your Facebook status to 'Offline', tap Facebook Status and tap Offline. Your Facebook friends will not be able to send you messages. You can tap Online to return the 'Online' status.
  5. To hide suggested Facebook friends from your 'ooVoo' tab, switch the 'Facebook friends on ooVoo' setting to 'OFF'.