A new version of Blizz is now available! It comes with a completely redesigned control panel (now at the bottom) and screen sharing for Mac and Windows clients.
At the bottom:
On the top:
...and much more.
What do you think?
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Windows (Participant and presenter view)
Mac (Participant and presenter view)
Hello, it is a pity that one can no longer choose the programs that will be transmitted. This has been the case since the update.
Congratulations to the team. This looks really awesome and is very intuitive to use.
@Flower1204: Thank you very much for your feedback. We are still working on some issues and will provide them as soon as possible. Application sharing will come on Windows. It's already available on Mac. If this feature is important for you, you can switch back to the old UI via Options > Profile > deactive "Use new user interface".
Very nice compared to the previous access!
I just wish you had a way like the other companies to track the attendees. When we have multiple attendees we don't know who they are unless they specifically change their name and stopping in the middle of the presentation is not acceptible. The other competitors have ability to give an identified invitation to one email/individual which makes the tracking process excellent to allow reporting of attendes.
In my case I am doing certification for servicing and installing products. I love your service except for this. I really don't want to shift vendors, but I may have to.
I am sure that other subscribers are facing this problem with larger seminars where reporting is crucial to the execution of the presentation or where adult learning credits or certifications are required.
This would keep you at par with others.
Love your service otherwise!
thank you so much for your feedback.
I do get your specific point.
The easiest way to solve that issue by now is, that you ask the participants of your meeting already in advance to sign up a Blizz account (it’s for free) and let them set their profile names before. They would benefit also staying signed in and use their Blizz accounts for further meetings easily.
At the moment, there is no other solution we can provide to you, but I hope this will help you in the meanwhile. We will consider discussing a solution how to support this use case better in future.
Best regards, Hilal
Please Blizz support, can you update your video tutorial on Youtube with this new IU ? Thank you
Congrats to the new User Interface - It's much more intuitive now!
We all love it
However we miss 2 features, we wanted to use in the near future:
- Document Sharing
We hope, these features soon to come back! What are your plans regarding these 2 features?
thank you so much for your positive feedback!
We already have both features in our Backlog - File sharing to come very soon.
Concerning "Whiteboard" we do investigate already in research to find a solution which fits best.
Stay tuned - we will update and announce news in our Blizz Community.
Best Regards, Hilal
@wolframnagelThat's good news. But my main concern was that the participant on my computer could type in something. So he gets control of my mouse or keyboard.
@Flower1204 Hi Andreas. We do not offer any remote control features. Some more detals are explained in this separate post. If you want to provide more feedback and collaborate with us in shaping the future of Blizz you can apply for our User Focus Program.
Hello. Did the "scaling" options get completely removed or are they just moved to a different place? I can't seem to find a way to change this with the new interface.
@doctapeppa: Thank you for your comment. There's no scaling anymore. The shared screen is always displayed as large as possible. Do you want to tell us why you you searched for this option? Regards Wolfram
I would love an elaboration on why the saved sessions are in a proprietary file format, and not a standard file like a .mov or .mp4 or any other video file that could be easily shared with a client or perhaps uploaded to a video hosting site. This really is a shot within your own foot so-to-speak; making it proprietary. Until you're either able to a) export to a usable and shareable format, or b) record/save originally within a sharable format, Blizz will be unusable for a tremendous amount of users.
Hi @muntz, it is possible to convert a recorded session to a video format. Please see this topic with the same question.
Hi. I am new to this and hope I am doing this right..........
Feel free to visit our Knowledge Base Article section. The articles are directed to the new interface.
Is there a way for the participants to take control of the screen similiar to how Team Viewer works?
Hi @abollinger , thanks for your feedback. No, unfortunately this is not possible in Blizz.Regards Wolfram
on my Mac 10..14.6 it does not show the red telephone receiver to finish the meeting at the bottom right hand side of the screen. I have not managed to finish my meeting.
I miss two things in the Blizz app:
- file sharing (it used to be available in TeamViewer and the old UI)
- a web browser client (HTML5 client)
While the first one is really a standard feature of most of the comparable software solutions, a web browser client would make the tool easier to use on all platforms without the hazzle of installing software. Even open-source software (Big Blue Button) offers a very powerful HTML5 client. For a company like TeamViewer this should be feasible instead of providing all these platform dependent apps and nothing for Linux.
Hello @fneumann ,
thank you for your suggestions!
Our mid-term plans dont involve in-meeting file sharing or HTML5 client, however stay ensured that I keep a close eye on your requests on the community, and take them into consideration.
Is there a way for me to change the email program it uses. It opens an email but not one where I can send or receive
I have clients that I can see but not hear, and hear but not see. in both cases their mic and video are turned on. Where I cant hear them it look to be turned on and I can see the mic fluctuating but no sound.
what am I doing wrong? I do like Blizz and would want to use it on my main computer, I can get sound from this client on my laptop but not on my computer.
Great update, it would be perfect if there was a function that you can "report" through, i.e. communicate a speech request. For many participants, it can get confusing when everyone is talking, so many providers have this speaker request function. If you add that, it would be the best program!
Hi @FloHill ,
thanks for reaching us.
For the moment, Blizz allows integration with Microsoft Outlook only. You can find more details under: https://community.teamviewer.com/t5/blizz-Knowledge-Base/blizz-Office-Integration/ta-p/26243
As for the problems you refer to, please contact our support or share the issue via the feedback feature available within app, ensuring that you attach the logfiles (we would need the logfiles from users that face the problem).
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