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Twilio Client Quickstart

Overview

Twilio Client allows you to:

  • Make calls from the browser
  • Receive calls in the browser
  • Make calls between two browsers

Make Outbound Phone Calls From the Browser

With Twilio Client, your browser is a now a phone! Make calls from your browser to any phone with just the click of a button.

Receive Inbound Phone Calls in the Browser

Did we mention that your browser is a phone? Not only can you make calls from the browser, but you can receive them too!

Make Calls Between Two Browsers

Don’t have a phone? Never fear, you can even make calls from browser to browser. With Twilio Client, who needs a phone?

Prerequisites

  1. A browser that supports Twilio Client. Check http://clientsupport.twilio.com to see if your browser is compatible.
  2. A Twilio Account SID and Auth Token to initiate calls from the browser. You will find these under your Account Dashboard. If you don't have an account, you can always use a free trial account.
  3. A Web server to run the example code.
  4. A Twilio helper library.


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