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How GlobalMeet 3.1 and the GlobalMeet Community Enhance Your Web Conferencing Experience

How GlobalMeet 3.1 and the GlobalMeet Community Enhance Your Web Conferencing Experience

PGi’s cloud-based web conferencing solution, GlobalMeet, provides high-quality virtual meetings with powerful mobility and industry-leading features, including our user-driven online support system, the GlobalMeet Community. In the latest version of GlobalMeet, GlobalMeet 3.1, a variety of new features, improvements and enhancements make GlobalMeet faster and easier to use than ever before. For more information on the changes in GlobalMeet 3.1, visit the official 3.1 page on the GlobalMeet Community.

Stream Video from Your File Library

One of the new additions to GlobalMeet 3.1 is the ability for hosts to stream video into the meeting directly from their File Library. After uploading a compatible video file, hosts are a single click away from sharing high-quality video with their guests.


In addition to video streaming, we’ve added presentation support for some additional content types in the File Library. You can now share the following file types into your next GlobalMeet meeting:

  • Word – .doc, .docx
  • Excel – .xls, .xlsx
  • Images – .gif, .jpg, .png

Even Easier Meeting Access

Several of the updates and enhancements included in GlobalMeet 3.1 make meeting access even easier for both hosts and guests. For example, a new “My Info” interface has been added, allowing GlobalMeet users to easily save and manage their phone numbers and set Auto-Connect audio preferences, letting you get into your meetings even faster. Guests can also access “My Info” by taking advantage of the new “Registered User” feature” By doing so, registered guests can store and manage their phone numbers for future use.

Screen Share Enhancements, Improved Interfaces and More

A number of enhancements have been made to GlobalMeet to make it faster and more intuitive than ever before. GlobalMeet Screen Share will now update automatically in the background without interrupting your meeting experience and it now supports Slide Show mode in PowerPoint. The Help and Support interface has been redesigned to make getting support during your next virtual meeting easier than ever. And several bug fixes and performance enhancements have been made to make your GlobalMeet experience smoother and faster.

For More Information, Visit the GlobalMeet Community

Launched last December, PGi’s GlobalMeet Community is the official destination to engage directly with the GlobalMeet team and other GlobalMeet users to ask questions, solve account or technical issues and even propose ideas for new GlobalMeet features. Powered by Jive Software, the leaders in social business collaboration, the GlobalMeet Community is a powerful social tool for newcomers to GlobalMeet or for power users looking for best practices to improve their meetings and help them better meet their business objectives. Whether you’ve got an idea for the next great GlobalMeet feature or just need help getting started, the GlobalMeet Community is the place to make your voice heard.

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