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What is Picture-in-Picture in 8x8 Video Meetings?

Applies To

  • 8x8 Video Meetings in 8x8 Work Desktop


When you are in a meeting and shift focus to another application or window, this picture in picture window pops up:
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This window allows you to do a few things:

  • Always be able to see the active speaker or screen sharing.
  • Gives you the ability to mute or un-mute your microphone, leave the meeting, and start or stop your webcam. 
  • Gives you the ability to move the window around by clicking and dragging the window.  

Additional Information


Important: There is no way to disable this feature. However, if you shift focus to VOD, the picture in picture window will disappear. 

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