Get an overview of new features and capabilities available for your Cisco Webex registered room device.
Use the information in the following article to learn about new features and planned releases. We update the article whenever we have news to announce.
We will update new features as and when they are released. Stay tuned.
We'll update this article whenever we have news about features that are coming out soon. Keep in mind that we might need to make changes to release dates and the features themselves.
May 5, 2020
Video Signage on Cisco Webex Share
Cisco Webex Share now supports the use of video for Digital Signage. Just like with static images, video allows you to show custom content on your screen in between meetings or when Cisco Webex Share is idle. You can display advertising content and promote your brand, but also show visitor and internal employee announcements or information. For more information, see https://help.webex.com/en-us/najmasx/Configure-Digital-Signage-on-Cisco-Webex-Share
March 3, 2020
Cisco Webex Share Administration Guide
The Cisco Webex Share Administration Guide is now available. This guide covers deployment, best practices, and feature configuration. For more information, see https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/collaboration-endpoints/webex-share/products-maintenance-guides-list.html
February 28, 2020
Wireless Guest Share
Guest share allows you to share content wirelessly to any Webex registered room device. You don’t need to download a Webex app or sign-up to a Webex account so it is a great way to collaborate with your colleagues. For more information, see https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrp8zym/Wireless-Guest-Share
December 20, 2019
Digital Signage on Cisco Webex Share
Cisco Webex Share now supports Digital Signage. Use this feature to show custom content on your screen in between meetings or when Webex Share is idle. You can display advertising content and promote your brand, but also show visitor and internal employee announcements or information. For more information, see https://help.webex.com/en-us/najmasx/Configure-Digital-Signage-on-Cisco-Webex-Share
November 26, 2019
Static IP on Cisco Webex Share
You can now configure Cisco Webex Share to have a Static IP address during initial setup. For more information, see https://help.webex.com/en-us/nu7707ab/Configure-a-Static-IP-Address-for-Cisco-Webex-Share
October 29, 2019
Restart Your Cisco Webex Share
You can restart your Cisco Webex Share from Cisco Control Hub if you have a technical issue. For more information, see Restart Your Cisco Webex Share.
You can configure Cisco Webex Share to turn off your HDMI display when not in use. This helps to prolong the life of your display and to save energy. You use Standby Control with the Standby Delay and the Wakeup settings to fine tune this feature. For more information, see Change Your Settings in Cisco Webex Share.
August 13, 2019
You can now track devices that have expired firmware. From the customer view in https://admin.webex.com/ go to Devices. In the search field, choose Issues from the drop-down list and select Software is out of date from the list of search terms.
Webex Share supports the following Wi-Fi security options for access point connections:
July 9, 2019
Support for DHCP-based NTP host
Webex Share now supports a customer-configured, DHCP-based NTP host as its primary NTP service. If a DHCP NTP service is not configured, the device will rely on the following secondary NTP services:
April 24, 2019
Custom Brand Imagery on Cisco Webex Share
Webex Share now supports custom brand imagery configured globally by administrators through Cisco Webex Control Hub.
Webex Share does not currently support branding on individual devices.
April 9, 2019
Language Support on Cisco Webex Share
Webex Share now supports the following additional languages: Chinese (China), Chinese (Taiwan), Japanese, Korean, Russian.
March 25, 2019
Whiteboard Viewing Support
Webex Share users can now view whiteboard activities on the connected display when they join meetings paired with their Webex app.
December 11, 2018
Language Support on Cisco Webex Share
Webex Share now supports the following languages in addition to English: Dutch, English (UK), French (Canada), French (France), German, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Spanish (LATAM), Spanish (Spain), and Swedish.
You can set the language preference during the setup from the device web page. Language changes are reflected on the device web page and on the Webex Share user interface.