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Old 04-22-2017, 09:35 PM
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My new pen-pal has mentioned that there is the option for video visits at her facility. I'm not quite ready for that yet, and I expressed that to her. However, out of curiosity, I would like to know what the cost would be on her end and how long the visit would be. Does anyone know?
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Hi there here is the information about corrlinks video visits
http://www.corrlinkssupport.com/corr...-with-inmates/
The visits seem to be 25 minutes long and it would free to you but she would need to pay. I cant find any cost details but your friend should know.
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My new pen-pal has mentioned that there is the option for video visits at her facility. I'm not quite ready for that yet, and I expressed that to her. However, out of curiosity, I would like to know what the cost would be on her end and how long the visit would be. Does anyone know?
What facility is yours located at?

Where mine is at, it is $10 per video session and it last 25 minutes.

Make sure to log in to Corrlinks and do a test run before each video to make sure the internet connection isn't too weak, this takes a couple of minutes so sign on at least 10-15 minutes ahead of time.
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What facility is yours located at?

Where mine is at, it is $10 per video session and it last 25 minutes.

Make sure to log in to Corrlinks and do a test run before each video to make sure the internet connection isn't too weak, this takes a couple of minutes so sign on at least 10-15 minutes ahead of time.
How many video chats are the inmates allowed to have per week or per month? Does it count as a visit?
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How many video chats are the inmates allowed to have per week or per month? Does it count as a visit?
Inmates are allowed to do as many videos as they would like, But they're only allowed to have 3 scheduled at a time, But you could do them back to back or spread them out throughout the week (or even month if you don't want to do them often), also they have to be scheduled at least 4 days in advance.

Videos don't count as visits which is a bonus, they just have to pay for them, But it's a small price to pay to see your loved one every week. I see mine twice a week, talk on the phone once a week, visit one weekend out of the month and email everyday and it makes it feel like she's here even though she's not.
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Inmates are allowed to do as many videos as they would like, But they're only allowed to have 3 scheduled at a time, But you could do them back to back or spread them out throughout the week (or even month if you don't want to do them often), also they have to be scheduled at least 4 days in advance.

Videos don't count as visits which is a bonus, they just have to pay for them, But it's a small price to pay to see your loved one every week. I see mine twice a week, talk on the phone once a week, visit one weekend out of the month and email everyday and it makes it feel like she's here even though she's not.
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What facilities have video chat and when are the USP's getting it?
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