In this era walkie talkie is being in trend nowadays. And there are several reasons behind walkie talkie getting famous. You can talk to any other walkie talkie holder for free in a limited area. You can just talk in group without calling every one multiple times.
It is free and you do not have to wait others to pick your call up it will be always on call. And you just need to press a button and turn your mic on then release that button to turn your mic off again. Now you would say that we can even do that stuff on internet call.
Yes, you can but just 25% of this. Because you have to wait next one to pick your call up and after picking call if you want group discussion you have to make a call many times. Now you must be wondering why I am talking about walkie talkie today there is big reason behind it.
Today we will turn your windows or laptop or android or iOS devices in to walkie talkie. Yeah, I am talking about skypes latest feature whose name is push to talk and it is also known as PTT. No, it will not be forever but when you make a call on skype to your friend you can use that. It will be your big walkie talkie with the help of that you can talk in anywhere in the world.
No limited area networks. Before starting let me tell you a little about skype then what push to talk is and how it works. Let’s not waste any more time and let’s get started.
WHAT IS SKYPE?
Skype is serving more than 74 million peoples across the all world. Since 10 to 15 years. It is increasing their attractive features day by day. To let you know skype is the very first social media application which provided voice or video call facility to their users. 90s kids must know about it.
And some new people will say that Facebook had this feature before skype. To let them know when skype launched these two calling features that time even Facebook does not exist. On that time there was no WhatsApp or Facebook.
People used to send emails for conversation so skype is the first social media to provide you these two best features. After skype every social media apps Started to add these two features in their apps.
Skype you can call your friend for free if he is on skype already you can make voice or video call clarity depends on the network speed you have. You can also make a call to your friend even if he is not on skype or he is offline but for that you have to buy skype credits. After that you can call anyone and anywhere in the world. And they will not show your number
Now again skype has released a new feature few months ago which none other application did. This feature is push to talk. This is also known as PTT. And again, skype is the first to have this new feature.
Now other social media apps can add that feature too. But that is not easy for them it will take some or a lot month to add that feature which skype already have.
WHAT SKYPE PUSH TO TALK IS? AND HOW IT WORKS?
In many advance functions you must have seen that the organizers use walkie talkies to talk to each other. Walkie talkie can connect few peoples in a small circle. Skype push to talk is also like walkie talkie. But it can connect peoples from all over the world. If you ever wish to use walkie talkie but you could not have for some reasons.
Then skype has that feature for you to have your own walkie talkie without even spending a penny on it. It will be a free walkie talkie. In easy words you can say that skype push to talk is your personal big walkie talkie. That was push to talk and now I will tell you how exactly it works.
On your pc desktop or android, you can also select a key to mute or unmute your microphone. When you enable your push to talk they will ask you to select a key for it. Like as if you are using android you can select volume up or down key so you can feel like that you are using real walkie talkie.
And desktop users can select space. When they press it, their microphone will be enabled and when they release the button it will be mute again. so now let me tell you how to enable it easily. Hope this explained, that, what skype push to talk is?
HOW TO ENABLE SKYPE PUSH TO TALK?
- Simply open your skype and click on tool option top of the skype window.
- Select option from drop down menu.
- Select advanced option from the bottom left side menu.
- Click on hot keys. And tap to mark on hotkeys enable.
- Now you have list of options.
- Now go to bottom last you will see option toggle mute (push to talk)
- Enable this option to enable your push to talk feature.
These steps I mentioned above not only for desktop users that will work for every single platform holder even you are mac user or iPhone user or android user. If you still having trouble while using these steps you can simply comment below we will get you a soon as possible.
In the last I would like to say that today’s our topic was about push to talk. It is more like as walkie talkie. We told you how to enable it and use it in easy words. It is like a big walkie talkie which has long range world wide.