How to set up Speak Freely to work with ICQ


This document is intended to help with the installation and integration of Speak Freely with ICQ.  When completed, you will be able to see when a friend is online (via ICQ), and talk to them (via Speak Freely).  I have tried other Internet phone type programs, but Speak Freely seems to have the best sound quality, plus it is free.
Requirements: Install ICQ  
Speak Freely
Integrating Speak Freely into ICQ Test the connection to the other user Advanced Features of Speak Freely
To turn on voice activation:
Choose options -> voice activation -> medium

To see what level the microphone activates at choose options -> voice activation -> medium.  Adjust this to the point just above where background noise causes the microphone to activate.