How To Start Using ScreenCloud Without a Physical Screen or TV

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Did you know that you can start using ScreenCloud's digital signage service without needing to pair a physical screen or display? The ScreenCloud Player app works on a variety of versatile platforms, whether you're looking to start assessing digital signage without needing a spare screen and would like to use your desktop, PC, or smartphone device. To get started, please follow the guide below for instructions on how to download the app to your operating system.

You can also click here to view the ScreenCloud walkthrough guide.

 

Table of contents:

1. Connect your Windows OS desktop or PC

2. Connect your macOS desktop or PC

3. Use your iOS or Android smartphone

4. Digital signage at your fingertips with mobile support

5. Use a Google Chrome Web Browser as a Digital Signage Player

 

1. Connect your Windows OS desktop or PC

You can use the ScreenCloud Windows OS Player to connect your Windows desktop or PC.

 

1.1. Download the ScreenCloud Windows OS app to your device from https://screencloud.com/download.

 

1.2. Once the app is open, you will see a unique pairing code that you can use to connect your device by clicking "New Screen" in your account. You can also click here to view the ScreenCloud Windows OS setup guide.

 

1.3. You can start using multiple features to set up your content. To learn ways to set content on your screens, click here for more information.

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2. Connect your macOS desktop or PC

You can use the ScreenCloud macOS Player to connect your Apple macOS desktop or PC.

 

2.1. Download the ScreenCloud macOS app to your device from https://screencloud.com/download.

 

2.2. Once the app is open, you will see a unique pairing code that you can use to connect your device by clicking "New Screen" in your account. You can also click here to view the ScreenCloud macOS setup guide.

 

2.3. You can start using multiple features to set up your content. To learn ways to set content on your screens, click here for more information.

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3. Use your iOS or Android smartphone

You can use your smartphone or mobile device to display the ScreenCloud Player App on Apple iOS or Android devices. 

 

3.1. You can either download the ScreenCloud Player app onto your iOS device from the Apple App Store or use your Android device to download the app from the Google Play Store

 

 

3.2. Once the app is open, you will see a unique pairing code that you can use to connect your device by clicking "New Screen" in your account.

 

3.3. You can start using multiple features to set up your content. To learn ways to set content on your screens, click here for more information.

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4. Digital signage at your fingertips with mobile support

You can use ScreenCloud on the go right from your smartphone or mobile device. With your mobile device, you can manage your screens, upload content, create or schedule channels, and more. This is useful if you're looking to make changes on your digital screens or manage your account en route. Please note, we recommend you use a Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browser from your mobile device when logging into https://studio.screencloud.com. This will provide the most optimized and seamless browsing experience while using ScreenCloud's digital signage platform. 

With ScreenCloud Engage App, you can also send photos from your phone directly to your screens at any time without needing to log into your ScreenCloud account.

 

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5. Use a Google Chrome Web Browser as a Digital Signage Player

You can connect a screen using your Google Chrome Web Browser which acts as a digital signage player. Using your web browser, you can visit http://player.screen.cloud/browser/index.html which will provide your web browser with a pairing code. You can connect the web browser to your ScreenCloud account. For long-term use, it is recommended to use the ScreenCloud Digital Signage App using a method provided at https://screencloud.com/hardware though you can use this option.

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If you have any additional questions on how to set up ScreenCloud without a physical screen or display, or any other questions or feedback about ScreenCloud, feel free to reach out to our support team at support@screencloud.com or give us a call at our toll-free support line at +18885575335.

 

 

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