Enhance your whiteboarding activity by using Miro on a Webex board. Set up the Miro app and easily start collaborating, presenting your ideas, and creating next big things!
In this article:
- Adding the app from Control Hub
- Adding the app within the UI Extensions Editor
- Working in Miro on a Webex board
- Frequently asked questions
Adding the app from Control Hub
To add the app from the Control Hub, go to Devices and open the device (you need the device already registered to Control Hub, check this article in Webex Help Center to learn how to activate a Webex Board or Desk Device).
Opening the device on Webex Control Hub
Scroll down and click Web Apps.
Getting to Web Apps on Webex Control Hub
Choose to add a new web app. Enter the app name that will appear under the web app icon on the home screen of the Webex board. Type in URL (for example, miro.com; you can use a specific Miro board link if you'd like the app to be opened on a particular board). Add a custom icon by entering this link in the Icon URL field (optional). Click Add and Save the results.
Adding the Miro web app from Webex Control Hub
The device will sync automatically and you will see the Miro icon on the home screen of your Webex board.
Adding the app within the UI Extensions Editor
Open the web portal of your device and go to UI Extensions Editor.
Opening UI Extensions Editor
Then you choose New on the panel of Extensions and click Add under Web App.
Adding a new Web App within UI Extensions Editor
Enter the Id, Name, and URL on the left sidebar. Insert this link in the Web app icon URL field to add a custom icon (optional). Choose Always to have the Miro App available while in a call. Click the arrow button on the top bar to finish.
Adding the Miro app with UI Extensions Editor on a Webex board
✏️ Learn more about adding Web Apps on Webex Boards in Webex Help Center.
Working in Miro on a Webex board
Once the Miro icon appears on the home screen of your Webex board, push it and log in to your Miro profile. Now you can use Miro with all the functionality of the app. Learn more about working on Miro boards by checking these Help Center sections: Getting Started, Using Miro.
- To enjoy the best experience, we recommend using an ethernet cable over Wi-Fi
- Check your navigation mode and change it to Touchscreen/Trackpad/Mouse if need be
- Use the mini-map in the bottom-right corner of the board to easily navigate across the board
Mini-map of a Miro board
Once you end the session and clean up, you will be automatically logged out of Miro.
Frequently asked questions
- Can I use Miro on my Webex Desk Pro?
- Yes, Miro can be used on a Desk Pro via a browser.