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GlobalMeet 4.0 is here. Check out release notes, register for a learning session or watch a video highlighting new GlobalMeet features.

GlobalMeet 4.0 is here. Check out release notes, register for a learning session or watch a video highlighting new GlobalMeet features.

Meeting Support

What are the Minimum System Requirements for GlobalMeet?

This FAQ contains the hardware and software requirements for installing and using the various components of the GlobalMeet product set. It includes requirements for:

  • GlobalMeet desktop apps
  • GlobalMeet for Outlook
  • GlobalMeet mobile apps
GlobalMeet desktop apps

The GlobalMeet desktop apps are available for Mac and Windows computers.

Item Requirements
Operating System Windows 7 SP1, 8.1, or 10
macOS 10.10 or newer
Processor Intel or AMD 1.8 GHz or higher (2.3 GHz or higher recommended)
RAM At least 2 GB
Browser Current version plus one previous version of macOS Safari, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox
Internet Explorer 11 or newer
Microsoft Edge (Windows 10)
Flash Player Flash Player version 17 or newer to participate via a browser.
For a non-Flash experience, use the GlobalMeet desktop apps for guests and hosts.
Java Mac Screen Share requires Java 6 SE; it is installed automatically when you install the Screen Share app.
The Windows Screen Share installer includes a JRE built specifically for it.
.NET .NET 4.5.2 or newer
Other JavaScript and cookies enabled
GlobalMeet for Outlook

There are two versions of GlobalMeet for Outlook: a COM add-in version for Windows (the GlobalMeet toolbar), and an Outlook add-in for Mac, Windows, and Outlook Web App (the GlobalMeet Outlook add-in).

Item GlobalMeet Toolbar GlobalMeet Outlook Add-in
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, 8.1, or 10
  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, 8.1, or 10
  • macOS 10.11 and newer
Microsoft Outlook Windows Only:
  • Outlook 2013, 32- or 64-bit
  • Outlook 2016, 32- or 64-bit
  • Outlook 2013 and 2016 for Windows
  • Outlook 2016 for Mac
Other   A Microsoft Exchange mailbox:
  • Mac and Windows: Outlook.com, Office 365, or Exchange 2013 or newer
  • Outlook Web App: Outlook.com, Office 365, or Exchange 2016 or newer

Additional requirements:

  • Reading Pane displayed in Outlook for Windows, Outlook for Mac, or Outlook Web App
  • Permission to install Outlook Add-Ins via a URL
  • Windows: requires Internet Explorer 10 or newer
GlobalMeet Mobile Apps

The following table summarizes system requirements for the GlobalMeet mobile apps. All apps require an active data connection, either through the wireless carrier’s 3G/4G/LTE network or via Wi-Fi. 

Mobile App OS Versions and Supported Devices
GlobalMeet Web & Audio

(formerly known as GlobalMeet HD for iPad)

iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch devices running iOS 9 and newer
GlobalMeet for Android Android smartphones running versions 4.4 and newer (KitKat, Lollipop, Marshmallow, and Nougat).

Android tablets are not supported.
GlobalMeet for iPhone iPhone and iPod Touch devices running iOS 9 and newer
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