How to Host a Virtual Event through the iOS App

Modified on Wed, 14 Sep 2022 at 09:57 AM

Are you looking to set up a virtual event through our iOS app?  Follow these steps to add the virtual event feature to your invitation:

- Log into your Evite account from the Evite app

- Fill in your event information on the Edit Details page

- Tap "Make this a Virtual Event"

- Switch on the option "Make this a Virtual Event" if it is not selected (toggle will be green when activated)

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- Add the URL for your desired video chat application into the URL field

- Tap the "Back" button to go back to your "Edit Details" page to continue with entering the event information and proceed to add your guests

- Your guests will be able to join your virtual event during the time and date specified on your invitation by tapping Join Video Chat from the invitation page

- Your guests do not need to RSVP in order to call into your virtual event

- Guests are not required to download the Evite app to join your virtual event through Evite  


Guests using the Evite iOS app to attend a virtual event:

- Log in to your Evite account on the app

- Locate the invitation you received under "Upcoming Events"

- Open the invitation by tapping on it

- Scroll down the screen until you see the bottom details

- Tap on "Join Video Chat"


- There are no additional fees to use this feature

- The chat will open to your mobile web page

- You will want to grant permissions to access your camera and microphone

- The chat will only be available during the date and time the host indicated on the invitation



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