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ClickShare Software Releases: Bring Simplified Registration and an Enhanced End-User Experience

New year, new ClickShare updates! ClickShare is starting off the year with exciting improvements for both IT managers and end users. With the 2.18 firmware release, everyone can enjoy better meeting experiences.

From the start of your journey with ClickShare, during the registration process and on to your regular, everyday meetings, the ClickShare experience is now smoother and quicker than ever!

What's New?

  • Simplified, QR-based registration for your ClickShare devices

  • Full configuration of your CX-50 2nd gen devices via XMS Cloud, including the automatic switching feature

  • Enhanced Clickshare Desktop App experience

Deep Dive into their New Developments

1. Improvements for IT Managers

Simplified, QR-based registration

Registering your ClickShare device is now a piece of cake with our brand-new QR-code based registration. Scan the QR code with your smartphone an register your device in less than 2 minutes thanks to their simplified registration flow.

Where can you find the QR code?

  • Sticker on the device (only for devices shipping with 2.18 or higher pre-installed)

  • On the setup screen after powering the device up for the first time

  • On the XMS registration page of the Base Unit Web Configurator and Configuration Wizard

Devices without the physical QR code sticker should be upgraded to 2.18 first

How Does the New Registration Flow Work?

  1. Scan the QR code on the device, setup screen or ClickShare Configurator to register the device or SmartCare.

  2. Login to your Barco account and select your role.

  3. Create and configure your organisation account.

  4. Add the new Base Units by scanning the QR code. Base Units that are already registered will be recognised.

  5. Enjoy SmartCare and simplified device management vis XMS Cloud.

Why Should you Register for Access to SmartCare and XMS Cloud

  • The SmartCare package, their free service, offers you 5 years of warranty for your Clickshare devices at no additional cost.

  • XMS Cloud will enable you to remotely manage your ClickShare devices. Their management platform gives IT professionals full device control, proactive intervention and maximum up time for the meeting room tech you worked so hard to implement.

XMS Cloud Enhancements

As soon as you access XMS Cloud, you can now see from the home screen if you have any ClickShare devices waiting to be registered, so you can act promptly and make sure all your devices are up and running as quickly as possible.

What's more, you can also export a list with your newly added devices including the serial number, article number, model number as well as the date when it has been added.

Fully Configure your CX-50 2nd Gen Devices via XMS Cloud

IT administrators can now configure the flexible roomm automatic switching feature for their CX-50 2nd Generation devices via XMS Cloud.

With this feature they can bring the flexibility of BYOM to fixed conference rooms such as Microsoft Teams Rooms.

2. Improvements for IT Managers

Enhanced ClickShare Desktop App

The latest ClickShare App releases bring a user friendlier, more intuitive ClickShare Desktop App experience. They have streamlined the notifications and pop-up messages, ensuring you are alerted exclusively to matters of genuine significance.

Enjoy a smoother meeting flow and focus your attention on your priorities, with zero interference.

For example, they have updated the ClickShare PresentSense flow so you can connect with the App to your meeting room in a more seamless and intuitive way, leaving you in full control.


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