Contacts that are available will appear on the left side of your window with a green dot by their name.

Tok Box Through our research we found that Tokbox is one of the best options for video chatting.

It's a video conferencing service that has several features to fit your needs.

The quality of the picture and sound for each video chat are determined by your personal web cam.

We were thrilled with the simplicity of the navigation for Tokbox; once we signed up it was incredibly easy to add contacts, make calls, edit our account and check web cam and microphone settings.

The latest version of Skype, version 4.2 for Windows, allows users to make video calls in high definition using their HD web cam. It is simple to install and navigate, and with the pre-call sound check, Skype will give you optimum quality from your web cam and built-in microphone.

We have used Skype to make international calls to other Skype contacts and have never experienced the application freezing, which only proves its reliability.

But with all the different web services out there, is one video chat application better than the others?

After reviewing the top-rated webcams we decided to look into the best video chat applications.

Tok Box also has one-click upload to You Tube so you can conveniently and easily upload videos onto You Tube.

Tokbox will send you an email notification any time you miss a video chat request or receive a video message.

If you feel that your instant messaging client is not satisfying your video chat needs, do not try downloading and installing any other applications. You are bound to find something that will let you video chat the way you want. If you are already familiar with video chatting sites and want something more, then visit Ekko TV.