The Glance Screen Share System & Performance Requirements will help you check your computer’s ability to host or join Glance Screen Share sessions. To learn more about how Glance Screen Share works visit the Glance Screen Share web page.
Glance Screen Share definitions
|Glance Screen Share—Show session||A host shows their desktop screen to a guest.|
|Glance Screen Share—View session||A host views a guest’s desktop screen.|
|Glance Screen Share—View & control session||A host views and controls a guest’s desktop screen.|
Host and guest Show session system requirements
You can host a Glance Screen Share Show session using any of the following desktop system requirements:
- Microsoft Windows (7+)
- Apple Mac (OS X 10.10+)
Guests instantly join your Glance Screen Share Show session from any Windows or Mac computer or any mobile device without the need to install any software. They are also required to have internet access using any of the following browsers:
|Joining from a desktop or laptop||Joining from a mobile device|
|Internet Explorer 8+||iOS 5+|
|Chrome 63+||Android 2.3.3+|
|Firefox 56+||Windows Phone 8+|
|Safari 11+||Surface Pro & RT|
Host and guest View session system requirements
You can host a Glance Screen Share View and/or View & Control session using any of the following desktop system requirements:
- Microsoft Windows (7+) Apple Mac (OS X 10.10+)
- In order for your guest(s) to join your Glance Screen Share View or View & Control session, they need the following desktop specifications: Microsoft Windows (7+) Apple Mac (OS X 10.10+)
Guests also need to have internet access using any of the following browsers:
- Internet Explorer 11+
- Chrome 63+ Firefox 56+
- Safari 11+
Glance’s high-speed servers forward screen changes as fast as your network allows. Many factors can affect your network’s actual speed over time. To provide the best experience for your guests, make sure you have optimal upload and download speeds by taking the Ookla speed test.
- Your UPLOAD speed affects how well you can host sessions.
- Your DOWNLOAD speed affects your viewing experience.
|500+ kbps||You rock!|
|100 kbps||Not so hot|