On Windows PC and Mac, choose between the iconic ClickShare Button or the Desktop App, you can even combine the two in one and the same meeting! ClickShare shares the content from your laptop on screen via its own ClickShare mirroring protocols.
It completely matches your digital workplace strategy. Touch or touchless, Button or App. It’s your way of working, your decision.
When sharing from Android and iOS mobile devices (for BYOD / Bring Your Own Device), you have the option. You can work with the ClickShare Mobile App or to use third party screen mirroring protocols. Let’s dive into how you can use can one of the native screen mirroring protocols like Google Cast, AirPlay or Miracast for screen sharing in your ClickShare meetings.
What is screen mirroring?
Screen mirroring is a technique allowing to mirror your mobile device or laptop onto a large screen. Wireless on screen, so no cables like HDMI, VGA or adapters are needed. Watch your documents, photos, videos and mobile applications on a big screen and immediately involve your colleagues in an interactive meeting.
At home, people often use this easy-to-use cast screen solution to get content from mobile devices or laptop to TV (cast screen TV). A wide range of presentation tools is available in which, a sender can share content to a receiver over a wireless communication protocol. The most wide-used and well-known protocols for home use are Google Cast, AirPlay and Miracast. In professional environments, IT managers prefer to use and roll-out highly secure and easy-to-use proprietary protocols like ClickShare.
ClickShare is a simple and easy proprietary mirroring protocol developed by Barco. It's ideal for enterprises that want to roll out seamless wireless conferencing and presentation solutions in any type of professional meeting room, small or large.
ClickShare shares the apps and content from any device – from laptop, Windows or Mac, to mobile devices – securely and wirelessly on the room display. Audio and video in perfect sync. That results in better hybrid meetings with higher productivity and engagement for all meeting participants. One-click content sharing can be done via a hardware device. Just connect your laptop to the ClickShare Button or use the ClickShare Desktop or Mobile App. No cables, no HDMI cable or HDMI ports, no connectors, no settings to be managed, no mess.