Refer to the tables below to learn when a feature first became available. For details on these features, including specific support or availability information, see the What’s New articles below, which will always include the most complete and up-to-date information:

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Features for the Webex Meetings desktop app


The Webex Meetings desktop app features for 42.1 and later aren’t included in Slow Channel updates.

Feature

Update

End of support for Internet Explorer 11

42.1

End of support for Windows 7.x and Windows 8.x operating systems

42.1

Webex meetings to support Windows 64-Bit

42.1

Improved Personal Room security

42.1

Closed captions selection (on or off) automatically remembered

42.1

Host or cohost can easily identify users to admit or remove in the secure lobby

42.1

New keyboard shortcuts for smart audio, chat, closed captions, Mac right-click menu

42.1

Keyboard shortcut changes (CTRL+Shift+K)

42.1

Hide duplicated tooltips

42.1

Webex recordings quick Forward and Rewind buttons

42.1

Webex Assistant New Logo

42.1

New virtual backgrounds, both static and animated

42.2

New location for opened embedded apps

42.2

Google Workspace add-on user interface improvements

42.2

Real-time transcription for 13 spoken languages

42.2

Raise hand button has moved to control bar

42.2

Automatically hide self-view when video is off

42.2

Anonymize meeting attendee display names (beta – enabled by request)

42.2

*.PDF is the default file format when the shared file content is saved in meetings

42.2

Speaker labeling and closed captions feed update

42.3

Introducing people focus (Beta)

42.3

Increased High Frame Rate Content Sharing Resolution to 1080p (from 720p)

42.3

Webex Scheduler add-in schedule-on-behalf enhancements

42.3

New name label style for meetings

42.3

Simultaneous interpretation volume balance adjustment

42.3

Increased High Frame Rate Content Sharing Resolution to 1080p (from 720p)

42.3

Health status indicator update for Mac and Windows

42.3

Make Share button clickable when anyone can share is disabled

42.3

Improved toolbar for shared content

42.4

Ability to share application windows instead of the whole desktop

42.4

New option for high fidelity content sharing

42.4

A new Share tab added to Meeting Settings

42.4

Features for Webex Webinars

Feature

Update

New name for Webex Events (new)

42.1

Slido to support 10,000 Webex Webinars

42.1

Customize email template and setup reminders

42.1

Webinar materials support

42.2

Polling support in webinar

42.2

Allow host and cohost to change registration form

42.2

Maximum number of webinar registrants and attendees

42.2

Polling in webinar

42.2

1080p view only webinar and live streaming

42.2

Enable Sync my Stage for everyone

42.2

End webcast after all content is displayed

42.2

Q&A, chat, and polling report for webinars

42.3

Webinars to support breakout sessions

42.3

Redirect attendee to a URL address after a meeting or webinar

42.4

Features for Webex Meetings and Webex Webinars

Feature

Update

Rename Meetings to Calendar

42.1

Align simultaneous interpretation in webinar with Webex Meeting

42.1

Shared Timer app for Webex Meetings and Webex Webinars


 

This feature was made available in 42.3

42.2

Registration form compliances with privacy law

42.3

Optimize your meetings, webinars, and events for all voices

42.3

Redirect attendee to a URL address after a meeting or webinar

42.4

Features for Slido

Feature

Update

Filter for Slido events in Webex panel

42.2

Cohosts and panelists can request access to co-administer Slido directly from the Webex sidebar

42.2

No more inappropriate emojis in Q&A and Word-cloud

42.2

Slido in Webex has a new look

42.3

Survey results visible in the Slido participant mode

42.3

Question topics

42.3

Poll templates library

42.3

New polling experience in Slido administrator sidebar

42.3

Enhanced participant privacy settings

42.3

New Slido administrator sidebar in Webex

41.4

Slido accessibility improvements

41.4

Slido open-text polls

41.4

Features for Devices

Feature

Update

4K Content share support for on-premises registered video devices

42.2

New name label style for meetings and devices

42.4

Features for Media

Feature

Update

Webex media backup port changes

42.1

Dedicated network origination port ranges

42.3

Features for Webex Web app

Feature

Update

Web App: Pop-out panels from the meeting window

42.1

Web app: Remove Background Noise

42.1

Web app: Annotation support

42.2

Web App: Send 1080p Video in the Chrome, Firefox, and Edge Browsers

42.4

Features for Webex Meetings VDI

Feature

Update

Webex Meetings VDI supports audio background noise reduction on Windows thin client

42.1

Meetings VDI to extend max video ports from 3x3 to 5x5 in grid view

42.2

Features for Site Administration

Feature

Update

Block all remote-control features for users when joining external meetings

42.1

Administrators can manage images used in virtual background

42.1

Administrators can export E.164 format phone numbers from bulk of attributes management

42.1

Video Mesh Cloud Cascade port changes

42.1

Administrators can choose to allow users to change their profile in the mobile app

42.2

Administrator controls for video device layouts

42.2

Collaboration restrictions for your company users from Control Hub settings templates


 

This feature is delayed and will be available in 42.5

42.3

Forced authentication before joining Webex Meetings


 

This feature is delayed and will be available in 42.5

42.3

Webex Meetings compliance policies for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)


 

This feature is delayed and will be available in 42.5

42.3

Email notification to users when their meeting recordings are deleted or reassigned

42.3

Audit more administrative activities in Control Hub audit log

42.3

Redirect attendee to a URL address after a meeting or webinar

42.4

Collaboration restrictions for your company users joining meetings from a Chrome browser

42.4

The administrator can search and delete the obsolete meetings on Control Hub

42.4

Features for Webex Meetings Integrations

Feature

Update

Support for scheduling meetings for on-premises hybrid exchange

42.4

Remove bot installation from 1:1 conversation

42.4

Features for Webex Meetings APIs

Feature

Update

Enhanced recording reports using RESTFul APIs

42.1

Receive Webex Webhooks notifications when meeting transcripts are ready

42.1

Webex RESTful APIs to support approve and reject registration for meetings and webinars

42.2

Webex Meetings RESTful API support for webinars

42.2

List recordings APIs

42.2

Webinars supports RESTful APIs

42.2

Meetings RESTful API to support unlock meetings in create, update, and delete meeting

42.3

Compliance Officer Webhooks

42.3

Features for the Webex Meetings Mobile App (Android)

Feature

Update

Slido to support 10,000 Webinar

42.1

Improved lobby notifications

42.1

Remember last selected closed caption setting for next meeting

42.1

Administrators can manage images used in virtual background

42.1

Support viewing 1080P video format for mobile webinar attendees

42.2

Option to hide Who's Speaking in stage mode

42.3

Display speaker name in close caption feed

42.3

Simultaneous interpretation volume balance adjustment

42.3

Indicator center update

42.3

Move Webex Meeting from desktop to mobile app using QR code


 

This feature is delayed and will be available in 42.5

42.4

Features for the Webex Meetings Mobile App (iOS)

Feature

Update

Slido to support 10,000 Webinar

42.1

Improved lobby notifications

42.1

Remember last selected closed caption setting for next meeting

42.1

Administrators can manage images used in virtual background

42.1

Apple Airplay external speaker support

42.1

Support viewing 1080P video format for mobile webinar attendees

42.2

Background PiP Support for iPad users

42.2

CarPlay support for iPhone and iPad users using in-meeting setting


 

This feature is delayed and will be available in a future update.

42.3

Option to hide Who's Speaking in stage mode

42.3

Display speaker name in close caption feed

42.3

Simultaneous interpretation volume balance adjustment

42.3

Indicator center update

42.3

Move Webex Meeting from desktop to mobile app using QR code


 

This feature is delayed and will be available in 42.5

42.4

Picture-in-Picture support for Webex Meetings iPhone users

42.4

GIF and MP4 animation virtual background support

42.4

Webex for Government updates

Feature

Update

End-to-end encryption with identity

42.1

Collaboration restrictions for your company users joining external meetings now on Webex for Government

42.2

Webex for Government supports RESTful APIs

42.2

Polling support in webinar

42.3

Easy to use audio mute state management, recording controls, lock state, and raise hands available on Webex on-premises devices

42.3

Closed captions

42.3

Recording transcripts

42.3

Meetings Quality APIs

42.4