How-to Enable Video support in Asterisk

How-to Enable Video support in Asterisk

Asterisk Supported video codecs

H.261
H.263
H.263p (Asterisk 1.4)
H.264 (Asterisk 1.4)

Note : Still Asterisk 1.4 V has   issue regarding video codec negotiation
For old Version :

enable video in Asterisk, modify sip.conf to add:

[general] videosupport=yes

For New Version :

Edit the following file /etc/asterisk/sip_general_custom.conf and add the following lines

videosupport=yes
allow=h264
allow=h263
allow-h263p

Then restart asterisk so that it reloads the config files

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