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NUITEQ Screenshare allows you to share the screen from any Windows or Mac computer, to any computer runing Snowflake. You can read more about it here.
Snowflake Remote for iOS and Android - Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) - intro
Snowflake Remote is a tool that allows users to connect their mobile iOS and Android devices, such as their iPad, iPhone, Android mobiles and tablets to Snowflake.
Accordingly users can utilise Snowflake Remote as a remote touch input device to control Snowflake.
This is amongst others ideal for presentation situations, where a presenter wants to flip through for example her photo and video content in the Slider app or navigate through a corporate brochure in the PDF app, without actually having to touch the main presenter display.
Snowflake Remote is completely cost free.
Using Snowflake Remote
Snowflake Remote is available in the Apple Appstore here and in the Google Play Store here.
Snowflake Remote lets you connect an iOS or Android device to Snowflake and then you are able to control Snowflake remotely with touches, using your mobile device.
The steps to get started are:
1. Make sure Snowflake and the iOS/Android device running Snowflake Remote are on the same local network.
The solution is integrated with Bonjour, so if Snowflake and Snowflake Remote are on the same wifi network, Snowflake Remote will automatically search for Snowflake, to see if it is running and giving you the ability to easily connect the two.
2. This solution works also when a computer that runs Snowflake and Snowflake Remote are on different networks. Then a user can simply connect by filling out the correct IP. Press F4 in Snowflake, to find out, what the correct IP is and enter the IP in the Remote's input form.
You can also choose to connect multiple devices to the same installation of Snowflake. There is no limit as to the amount of devices that can be connected at simultaneously.
- iOS version 7 or higher.
- Snowflake 4.6 ( for mirroring capabilities ) or higher.
- Android 4.0.3 or higher
- Snowflake 4.6 (for mirroring capabilities) or higher.
Allowing connection through the Windows firewall
To change the Windows firewall settings in order to use Snowflake Remote, click “Start” and search for “Windows Firewall”.
On the page that appears select "Allow an app or feature through the Windows Firewall" from the left list of options.
Scroll the list of options and check the checkboxes to the left to all the instances of Snowflake MultiTeach and Snowflake Suite.
Press OK at the bottom of the screen for the settings to take affect.