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How Omegle Works

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How Omegle Works: A friend of yours told you about Omegle a chat and videochat service widely used by those who want to make new friends on the Web. Intrigued, you tried to use it too but you found it difficult to understand some of its features, thanks to a little inexperience with technology.

How do you say? That’s how things are and you ask yourself, therefore, how Omegle works? Don’t worry, I’m ready to clarify all your doubts about it. In the course of the next chapters of this tutorial, in fact, I will explain to you in detail how to use Omegle on PC, to chat and video chat. In addition, I will tell you about how to use the service on a smartphone, through a browser for web browsing (as there is no dedicated app available).

Having said that, if you can’t wait to find out more, sit nice and comfortable in front of the computer and just take a few minutes of free time to read the instructions I’m about to give you, and then put them into practice. I assure you that, by doing so, you will be able to reach the goal you have set for yourself. At this point, there is nothing left for me to do but wish you a good read and, above all, a good time!

Preliminary information

Before explaining to you how Omegle worksI would like to provide you with some information regarding this popular chat service.

Omegle is a free online chat service that does not require registration, through which you can start text chats and video chats with people from all over the world. Using Omeglethey automatically accept the terms of service, which you can view at the bottom of its home page, by connecting directly to its official website: the use of Omegle is forbidden to children under 13 and, for minors under 18, permission from a parent or guardian is required.

In general, moreover, for the use of the service, the normal rules of common sense and good manners apply: you must behave in a correct and respectful way while chatting with other people, bearing in mind that textual conversations and videochat are moderate. Obviously, I do not take any responsibility for incorrect use of the service by you or other users.

Also, you should know that, in order to use Omegle’s video chat, you need to allow the service to access your computer’s microphone and camera, via your browser settings. To do this, connect to the Omegle official siteafter that, if for example you are using the browser Google Chromeclick onpadlock icon located at the top (near the address bar) and press the button Site settings. On the next screen, then move up Allow the related drop-down menus Video camera And Microphone And that’s it.

In addition, if you want to chat on Omegle in Italian and, therefore, with people who speak the same language as you, you must set the language Italian for the service via the drop-down menu Select languagelocated on the home page of the same.

How to use Omegle on PC

After providing you with all the preliminary information relating to the correct use of Omegleit’s time to talk to you about how to use the service on PC: in the next paragraphs I will talk to you about how to use it to chat and video chat.

How to chat on Omegle

Omegle chat

Omegle is a popular chat service, which allows you to start text conversations with users from all over the world, also offering the possibility to start conversations starting from shared interests.

To get started, then connect to the official site of the service and, to start a text chat, click the button Text.

If you want to make sure you’re starting a conversation with someone who has the same interests as you, type some of your hobbies in the text field Add your intereststhen press the button Text: within a few moments, you will be shown the chat screen, through which you can start a text conversation, following the instructions I am about to give you.

Chatting on Omegle is very simple: all you have to do is write the message in the text field located at the bottom, then you have to press the key Enter on the keyboard or button Send on the screen, in order to send the message, which will be shown at the top, in the box dedicated to the conversation log.

To stop the conversation, press the button at any time To stoplocated at the bottom left, and then on the button Escto confirm the operation.

Another Omegle text chat feature worth talking about is the Spy mode: it allows you to read the answers to a random question, or to a specific question, to be asked personally to the users of the service.

To use it, click the button Spy modelocated at the bottom of the home page, then, if you want to ask a question, click on the button Ask a question. Then type the question you want to ask in the text field Enter a question and click the button Ask Unknown.

Omegle questions

Alternatively, if you don’t want to ask any questions, after clicking the button Spy modepress directly on Check it out. In both cases, you will be shown the chat screen and you will be able to chat with other people, following the instructions I have given you in the previous lines.

At any time, to return to the main menu of the service, click on omegle logolocated at the top, and then pulsating OKto confirm the operation.

How to Video Chat on Omegle

Omegle videochat

If you want to start one videochat on Omegleyou must first enable theaccess to camera and microphonethrough the settings of your browser: to do this, follow the instructions I gave you in the preliminary information chapter.

Once this is done, to start your video chat, connect to Omegle official site and press the button Video: within a few moments, the videochat section of the service will open, through which you can interact with other people vocally.

Alternatively, if you prefer to write a text message, you can use the text chat below. For more information on this, consult the previous chapter of the tutorial.

If, at any time, you want to stop the video chat, click the button To stop and then confirm the operation by pressing the button Esc. To return directly to the main menu of the service, instead, click on the omegle logo (up). If requested, confirm the operation by pressing the button OK.

How to use Omegle on smartphone

Omegle smartphone

If you wonder how to use Omegle on smartphoneyou should know that there is no app dedicated to this chat service, but it can be used easily through any browser to browse the Internet, such as Google Chrome for Android o Safari for iOS.

For a better use of the platform, even if the service is perfectly optimized for use via a mobile browser, you can activate the desktop view mode. To carry out this operation through Google Chrometap on the ⋮ icon and, in the menu that is shown to you, tap on the item Request destkop site.

If, on the other hand, you use the browser Safari on iOS, tap onshare icon at the bottom and, in the menu that is shown to you, presses on the item Request destkop site.

At this point, in order to use Omegle on a smartphone, all you have to do is follow the instructions I gave you in the previous chapters, to start a text chat (Text) or one videochat (Video). Easy, right?