Unknown VideoCodec shown in session inspector.

Question

Why there would be an unknown VideoCodec when inspecting a Vonage Tokbox video session in session inspector..

 

Applies To

  • Video codecs

Answer

When a videoSource is not available or the video streaming is not done, you will find that the video Bitrate will read 0 kbps and the VideoCodec shows {7} in the session inspector.

 

Example:

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As you can see in the image above the VideoCodec has the value {7}

 

Additional Information

Please see link below for more information on VideoCodec.

What codecs are supported?

 

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