Mobile streaming is disabled when PIN code is turned on

Mobile devices can be used for presenting to Airtame. You can stream content stored on your phone or tablet. This way, if your mobile device receives a notification, receives a call or runs out of battery, your audience will not notice. The Android app leaves you completely free to move around when you are presenting, showing you details about time and the next slide.

 

Files types supported

Images: JPEG, PNG
Documents*: Word, PDF, Pages, Excel, Numbers, Powerpoint, Keynote.
(*Converted to PDF for streaming)

⚠️ Known Limitations

  1. Airtame Android app needs to be installed as an .APK file. If you are not sure if your Android device can run an .apk file, this can be checked in your Android's security settings
  2. You can only stream to one Airtame device at a time. 
  3. External SD cards are not supported
  4. The Dropbox integration is no longer working but you can follow the "Streaming Content from Another App" guide below to stream from the Dropbox app 
  5. Some Android devices, specifically Samsung models do not work properly with the Airtame App showing signs of taking a very long time to connect

 

Streaming Local Content

To start presenting from an Android device:

  1. Connect your mobile device to the same WiFi that Airtame is available on
  2. Open the Airtame Android app 
  3. Tap the Airtame icon to show the available devices
  4. Select the name of the screen you wish to present to.
  5. Select a file to show

 

Streaming Content from Another App

You can also stream your files from Android apps like Dropbox, Drive, or Gmail.
For this you must open the file, tap ‘Share’, and choose "Airtame":

  1. Open the file in another app
  2. Tap the Share icon
  3. Select 'Airtame' and the file will open inside the Airtame app.
  4. Tap the Icon on the bottom-right
  5. Select the screen you wish to use or type its IP address

 

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