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EagleAnswers Screensharing: Joining a Screensharing Session

Joining a screensharing session

  1. In your LibChat window, look for the invitation to join the screensharing session.
  2. Click the Join the screensharing session link.

The link to join the screensharing session

  1. If this is your first time using LibChat screensharing, a download will begin.
    • If the download doesn't begin immediately, visit opens new window to get the download started.
    • on iOS devices, visit the App Store and search for the Zoom app.
    • on Android devices, visit Google Play and search for the Zoom app.
  2. You will be prompted to enter your name.
  3. Click Join to be taken into the meeting.

or, join the screensharing session via your browser (no download)

The LibChat web client allows joining a screenshare without downloading any plugins or software. The web client is supported on all major browsers (IE11+, Safari, Firefox, Chrome). If you have a choice, we recommend using Chrome.

  1. Click the link to join the meeting.
  2. An option Join from your Browser may appear automatically. If it does not, select download & run Zoom.
  3. The option Join from your Browser will appear.
  4. You will be prompted to enter your name.
  5. Click Join to be taken into the meeting.

Example of joining a session in a browser

Join the meeting Audio

Once you've signed in to the screensharing session, you'll be prompted to opens new windowjoin the meeting audio (recommended).

  • By joining the meeting audio, you and the other user will be able to talk with each other over a high-quality VoIP connection.
  • Though you will most likely use your computer's audio, it is also possible to opens new windowjoin via telephone.
  • You can opens new windowmute and unmute your audio at any point during the session.
  • If you prefer not to use audio during the session, click the red button to dismiss the audio conference options.

The prompt to join meeting audio