Mumble Guide - How To Join Hangouts (Push-To-Talk and Notification Mute Included)

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This guide will walk you through downloading and setting up Mumble.

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Step 1: Download Mumble

Windows/Mac/Linux: Download here

Android: Plumble is an Android client for Mumble: Download on Google Play

If you are on Windows/Mac/Linux, you can watch this video (from 30 seconds in) on how to install.

[Video created by youtube user: OhKee12]

Step 2: Enter server information

To join the BeyondBitcoin Hangout, you need the following information:

Click Add new and enter this:

  • Label: BeyondBitcoin.com
  • Address: 149.210.187.155
  • Port: 64738
  • Username: Enter a username
  • Password: w0rldCh@NG3rsUN!t3

Step 3: Setup Push-to-Talk

If you did not setup Push-To-Talk during first startup, please do so here:

  • In Mumble go to Configure > Settings > Audio Input > Set Transmit to Push to Talk.
  • Then go to Shortcut > Set up Push-to-Talk to a key (if you have not already).
  • It is a good idea to use a key, you do not normally use a lot. Do not use CTRL or SHIFT for example.

Audio Input:

Shortcuts:

Step 4: Notification MUTE Guide (Optional)

If you want to mute the chat notifications from Mumble do this:

  • Go to Configure > Settings > Check on Advanced > Go to Messages > Turn off Soundfile for the notifications you wish to mute.
  • You may wish to turn off sound for Text Message, if the chat distracts you while talking/hearing others talk.

Messages:

Step 5: Turn on/off Text-to-Speech (Optional)

To turn on or off Text-to-Speech simply click Configure and click Text-to-Speech in the drop-down menu.

Text-to-Speech:

And there you go. You are setup for Mumble Hangouts.

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This is cool!

Great presentation of this... thank you very much. We needed a refresher course.

Cool, it seems a little different on MAC, I almost got it. This should help.

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