Welcome to the user guide! This part is constantly extended. Please pick a section from the sidebar. Jitsi lets you log into several chat accounts at once. Fill out the username and password for the accounts you already have. If you don’t have any accounts with the providers listed, create a new account by clicking on one of the “Not registered yet” links.
We recommend following the quick-install document. The current document describes the steps that are needed to install a working deployment, but steps are easy to mess up, and the debian packages are more up-to-date, where this document is sometimes not updated to reflect latest changes.
This describes configuring a server
jitsi.example.com on a Debian-based distribution.
For other distributions you can adapt the steps (especially changing the dependencies package installations (e.g. for nginx) and paths accordingly) so that it matches your host's distribution.
You will also need to generate some passwords for
There are also some complete example config files available, mentioned in each section.
There are additional configurations to be done for a scalable installation.
This is how the network looks: Xampp with mariadb 10.3.
Add config file in
- add your domain virtual host section:
- add domain with authentication for conference focus user:
- add focus user to server admins:
- and finally configure components:
Add link for the added configuration
Generate certs for the domain:
Add auth.jitsi.example.com to the trusted certificates on the local machine:
Note that the
-f flag is necessary if there are symlinks left from a previous installation.
If you are using a JDK package not provided by Debian, as the ones from adopjdk, you should also make your JDK aware of the new debian certificate keystore replacing or linking the JDK
cacerts. Example, if you use JDK from adoptjdk:
Create conference focus user:
Restart prosody XMPP server with the new config
Add a new file
/etc/nginx/sites-available (see also the example config file):
Add link for the added configuration
Install Jitsi Videobridge
Visit https://download.jitsi.org/jitsi-videobridge/linux to determine the current build number, download and unzip it:
Install JRE if missing:
NOTE: When installing on older Debian releases keep in mind that you need JRE >= 1.7.
~/.sip-communicator/sip-communicator.properties in the home folder of the user that will be starting Jitsi Videobridge:
Start the videobridge with:
Or autostart it by adding the line in
Install Jitsi Conference Focus (jicofo)
Install JDK and Maven if missing:
NOTE: When installing on older Debian releases keep in mind that you need JDK >= 1.7.
Clone source from Github repo:
Build the package.
Deploy Jitsi Meet
Checkout and configure Jitsi Meet:
NOTE: When installing on older distributions keep in mind that you need Node.js >= 12 and npm >= 6.
Edit host names in
/srv/jitsi-meet/config.js (see also the example config file):
Verify that nginx config is valid and reload nginx:
Running behind NAT
Jitsi Videobridge can run behind a NAT, provided that both required ports are routed (forwarded) to the machine that it runs on. By default these ports are
If you do not route these two ports, Jitsi Meet will only work with video for two people, breaking upon 3 or more people trying to show video.
Jitsi Meet Online
TCP/443 is required for the webserver which can be running on another machine than the Jitsi Videobrige is running on.
The following extra lines need to be added to the file
~/.sip-communicator/sip-communicator.properties (in the home directory of the user running the videobridge):
Hold your first conference
You are now all set and ready to have your first meet by going to http://jitsi.example.com
Jibri is a set of tools for recording and/or streaming a Jitsi Meet conference.
Jitsi Meet Documentation
Download and Install
Jitsi Meet User Manual Pdf
- Visit the Jitsi Download page
- Click on the “Microsoft Windows Installers (32-bit version).” If you know that you have 64-bit Windows you can click on the “64-bit version” instead.
- Start the process by clicking “Run”
- When the installer starts it takes a moment to check for available space and then shows the welcome screen. Click “Next” to continue
- Check “I accept the terms in the License Agreement” and click “Next”
- Click “Next” to continue
- Create Shortcuts: Leave the items checked to create shortcuts to Jitsi in the Start Menu and on the Desktop. You can also choose to have Jitsi start automatically when you log in. Associate Protocols: Leave “SIP” and “XMPP” checked in order to let Jitsi take calls and chat sessions when you click on special web links. You may be familiar with links for web pages that start with
http://. Any links that start with
xmpp:will open in Jitsi. Click “Next” to continue.
- Click “Install”. Windows may display a warning to let you know that software is being installed. Press “Yes” to continue.
- The installation takes a few minutes, but eventually it lets you know that it completed the installation. Click “Finish”
- Jitsi will launch automatically. But to open it in the future, double click on the Jitsi shortcut on the desktop
Jitsi Meet Forum
Comment Utiliser Jitsi Meet Pdf
- The first time you run Jitsi, you may get a warning from your firewall. If you click “Cancel” Jitsi can still communicate through public servers such as Google Chat, Facebook, and Yahoo Messenger. However, clicking “Allow access” enables an advanced feature known as registrarless SIP accounts
- Jitsi lets you log into several chat accounts at once. Fill out the username and password for the accounts you already have. If you don’t have any accounts with the providers listed, create a new account by clicking on one of the “Not registered yet” links. After filling in the username and and passwords for the accounts you want to use, click “Sign in.”
- Wait a moment for Jitsi to connect. When the status changes to “Online”, you are ready to chat!
- If you sign in to Facebook, you may have an extra step. See Set up Facebook Chat, “Troubleshooting”