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ClickShare Desktop App Release Mac v4.0.0.6

Version v4.0.0.6
Filesize 20.56 MB
Release date 01 apr '19

Release notes

=== Initial release of the ClickShare Desktop App===

It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What is the ClickShare desktop app

  • Choose your way of sharing with the new ClickShare desktop app! The app allows you to easily connect and share content to a meeting room. Simply download and install the app without administrator rights, connect to a meeting room in your vicinity, and share your content with one click.
  • The app works perfectly together and in sync with the ClickShare button.
  • Note: the app is compatible with the CS-100, CS-100 Huddle, CSE-200, CSE-200+ and CSE-800 Base units. When using older ClickShare models, such as the CSC or the CSM, make sure to use a physical ClickShare button in combination with the app.


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Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

Improvements and Bug Fixes:
  • Improved image stability when sharing content in a Microsoft Teams call with a ClickShare CSE-200 Base Unit
  • Reduced latency when sharing content to the meeting room display
  • Improved usability of the moderation screen by enabling minimization and maximization
  • Fixed the extended desktop setting staying enabled after disconnecting from the Base Unit
  • Corrected the 'Display Room View' action button in the French language
  • Further security hardening of the App
Known issues:
  • When directly connected to a Base Unit, it might happen your previous Wi-Fi connection is not restored upon disconnecting from the meeting room. Manually switching your Wi-Fi connection resolves the problem.
  • It might happen that the App is not able to operate the Wi-Fi auto-switch and auto-connect – simply retry connecting to resolve the problem.
  • In some cases the Base Unit IP address information in the About window can be empty or show "192.xxx.xx.x" when a Button has been plugged in.
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What's New:
  • Deploying the new MSI installer in enterprise deployments, the ClickShare Desktop App will now be available for all device users.
Improvements and Bug Fixes:
  • Improved overall meeting room discovery through mDNS/SSDP, even when Base Unit wifi is disabled
  • The ClickShare Desktop App will now update silently (no user interaction) whenever a new version is available
  • Fixed the mouse cursor disappearing on the meeting room screen when hovering over an input field (e.g. the URL address bar in Web Browser, or a text input field in Microsoft Excel)
  • Touch screen inputs are now disabled when screen sharing is paused
  • Optimized the user experience on touch devices when the App is minimized
Known issues:
  • When directly connected to a Base Unit, it might happen your previous Wi-Fi connection is not restored upon disconnecting from the meeting room. Manually switching your Wi-Fi connection resolves the problem.
  • It might happen that the App is not able to operate the Wi-Fi auto-switch and auto-connect – simply retry connecting to resolve the problem.
  • In some cases the Base Unit IP address information in the About window can be empty or show "192.xxx.xx.x" when a Button has been plugged in.
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What's New:
  • When not interacting with the App, it's presence on the screen is minimized.
  • One click synchronized sharing in ClickShare and Microsoft Teams and Zoom when using ClickShare Conference (CX-20, CX-30, CX 50 Base Units).
  • Get access to advanced ClickShare Conference functions through the Quick Button.
Improvements and Bug Fixes:
  • Improved the stability when sharing to CX-20, CX-30 and CX-50 Base Units.
  • Improved the AV performance for macOS 10.15 Catalina users when sharing to a CS-100 (Huddle), CSE-200 (+), CSE-800 Base Unit.
  • Improved the compatibility when sharing a single application the ClickShare Desktop App might occasionally stop working.
Known issues:
  • When directly connected to a Base Unit, it might happen your previous Wi-Fi connection is not restored upon disconnecting from the meeting room. Manually switching your Wi-Fi connection resolves the problem.
  • It might happen that the App is not able to operate the Wi-Fi auto-switch and auto-connect – simply retry connecting to resolve the problem.
  • In some cases the Base Unit IP address information in the About window can be empty or show "192.xxx.xx.x" when a Button has been plugged in.
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • Improved the stability for macOS 10.15 Catalina users when sharing to CX-20, CX-30 and CX-50 Base Units.
  • When pressing the Quick Button the main app menu will appear on screen.
  • Support for multiple languages when sharing to CX-20, CX-30 and CX-50 Base Units.
  • Enable multilanguage support for the new way of PowerPoint app sharing.
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • The ClickShare Desktop App show the incorrect icon on the desktop. Simply reinstall the application enjoy the ClickShare circle again.
  • For MSI installer user, the ClickShare Desktop App show the alert message for Windows Defender Alert window.
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • Share you PowerPoint presentation through application sharing and enjoy your notes using presenter view by right clicking on your slides and selecting “Show presenter view”. This allows presenting with notes without the need to install the ClickShare Extension Pack or ClickShare Extended Desktop Driver. More information available on https://www.barco.com/en/support/knowledge-base/KB10950
  • When sharing to the meeting room, the system audio state is respected. Unmute your speakers before sharing with the ClickShare App to share audio to the meeting room.
  • The application sharing functionality now supports sharing different desktops and screens. It has been further improved with respect to stability and performance.
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • When sharing to the meeting room, audio is always shared, even when your system audio is muted.
  • Fixed an issue where some application thumbnails were not shown on Windows.
  • Allow IT Admin to change the location where the application is installed using the MSI by adding an install option.
  • Fixed an issue where the mouse cursor was incorrectly positioned when the user shared an application window from his/her Mac or Windows PC.
  • Fixed a problem where the meeting room list is incorrect on macOS Catalina (10.15).
  • Offer an user message to acknowledge screen capturing through macOS privacy rules when user first time launch the app on macOS Catalina (10.15).
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • Introducing our multi-language user interface
  • The ClickShare Desktop App is now compatible with macOS 10.15 Catalina
  • You can now connect to your ClickShare meeting room by using the hostname of the device in case the presence detection is disabled
  • Fixed a problem where the first source sharing in a moderation session was not shown on screen
  • Fixed an issue that prevented WiFi switching when plugging in a ClickShare Button
  • Context menu does now hide when user click on the hamburger menu for second time
  • Resolved an issue where a conflict could arise between a secondary desktop and the extended desktop functionality of ClickShare
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • The Desktop App will now check on a daily basis for updates on Windows 7/8/10
  • Solved an issue where the App would not become visible after an upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10
  • Fixed an issue that prevented disconnection from a meeting room after entering laptop standby
  • Automatically change audio on macOS when the ClickShare Button is plugged in to share content
  • Fixed an issue where the presenter was unable to share audio on macOS Mojave 10.14.6
  • A notification message will now popup when the annotation or blackboarding session is being saved on the laptop
  • A notification message will now be shown when a participant started or stopped moderation mode
  • In some cases it might happen that the first source sharing in a moderation session is not shown on screen. Simply unshare and share to try again
  • When directly connected to a Base Unit, it might happen your previous WiFi connection is not restored upon disconnecting from the meeting room
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • A number of bug fixes and feature enhancements
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • Improve the compatibility with ClickShare Launcher and Button app
  • Improve the design to resolve the overlap with other applications UI control at right bottom screen
  • Improve the design to remember the UI position adjusted by user
  • A small number of bug fixes
Release notes
It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What did we change in this version:
  • Added Moderation feature for CSE-800.
  • Improve the accuracy of meeting room list update for Mac user.
  • Improve the compatibility on macOS Mojave 10.14.5
  • Improve the UI visual quality while sharing the desktop screen.
  • User will not see the Windows Defender Alert when the Desktop App updated to new version.
  • Bug fixes
Release notes
=== Initial release of the ClickShare Desktop App===

It is highly advised to use this app in combination with BaseUnit version 01.07 or higher.

What is the ClickShare desktop app

  • Choose your way of sharing with the new ClickShare desktop app! The app allows you to easily connect and share content to a meeting room. Simply download and install the app without administrator rights, connect to a meeting room in your vicinity, and share your content with one click.
  • The app works perfectly together and in sync with the ClickShare button.
  • Note: the app is compatible with the CS-100, CS-100 Huddle, CSE-200, CSE-200+ and CSE-800 Base units. When using older ClickShare models, such as the CSC or the CSM, make sure to use a physical ClickShare button in combination with the app.


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