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Adobe Connect Capabilities in HTML Client

  1. Adobe Connect User Guide
  2. Introduction
    1. What's New in Adobe Connect
    2. Adobe Connect meeting room basics
    3. Adobe Connect Capabilities in HTML Client
    4. Adobe Connect application for desktop
    5. Adobe Connect technical specifications and system requirements
    6. Keyboard shortcuts in Adobe Connect
  3. Adobe Connect Meeting
    1. Start, attend, and manage Adobe Connect meetings and sessions
    2. Host and Presenter Area in Adobe Connect
    3. Adobe Connect application for desktop
    4. Adobe Connect pre-meeting diagnostic test
    5. Adobe Connect Central home page
    6. Share content during an Adobe Connect meeting
    7. Update and manage Adobe Connect meetings
    8. View meeting reports and analytics data
    9. Notes, chat, Q&A, polls, and quiz in Adobe Connect meeting
    10. Accessibility features in Adobe Connect
    11. Keyboard shortcuts in Adobe Connect
    12. Create virtual meeting rooms and arrange layouts
    13. Breakout rooms in Adobe Connect meetings
    14. Manage meeting attendees in Adobe Connect
  4. Adobe Connect administration and maintenance
    1. Enabling Adobe Connect HTML client
    2. Enabling single sign-on in Adobe Connect
    3. Change the timeout period
    4. Configure audio providers for Universal Voice
    5. Create and import users and groups in Adobe Connect
    6. Enhance Adobe Connect account security
    7. Generate usage reports in Adobe Connect Central
    8. Administer and manage Adobe Connect accounts
    9. Manage users and groups
    10. Set permissions for library files and folders
    11. Back up user data, database, and settings of Adobe Connect server
    12. Build custom reports from Adobe Connect database
    13. Maintain disk space and clean cache on an Adobe Connect server
    14. Manage and monitor Adobe Connect server logs
    15. Start and stop Adobe Connect services
  5. Adobe Connect Events
    1. About Adobe Connect Events
    2. Manage Adobe Connect Events
    3. Attend Adobe Connect Events
    4. Create and edit Adobe Connect Events
  6. Adobe Connect Training and Seminars
    1. About Adobe Connect courses and curriculum for training
    2. Conduct trainings with Adobe Connect
    3. Create and manage seminars
    4. Create training courses in Adobe Connect
    5. Create and manage training curriculum in Adobe Connect
    6. About Virtual Classrooms in Adobe Connect
    7. Adobe Connect reports to monitor training features
    8. Participate in Adobe Connect training sessions and meetings
    9. Closed captioning in Adobe Connect
  7. Audio and video conferencing in Adobe Connect
    1. Audio in Adobe Connect meetings
    2. Record and play back Adobe Connect meetings
    3. Video in Adobe Connect meetings
  8. Manage user content in Adobe Connect
    1. View reports and usage information about uploaded content
    2. Work with content in the Content library
    3. Work with Adobe Connect library files and folders


List of capabilities supported in Adobe Connect HTML client for Desktop Browsers.

Adobe Connect HTML client for desktop browsers is available for all meeting types, Classrooms, Seminars, and Meeting room, and all roles - hosts, presenters and participants. Also, unless otherwise noted below, all meeting capabilities (uploading and viewing content, chat, notes, Q&A, etc.) are the same for both desktop browsers and desktop applications. 

The Adobe Connect HTML client for desktop browsers supports the following key capabilities. 



HTML Client
(12.x releases)

Desktop Application
(12.x releases)

Video pod - view up to 25 live video cameras (requires Enhanced Audio/Video)


Video pod - share video camera up to 1080p resolution (requires Enhanced Audio/Video)


Share pod - share screen

✔ (Requires Enhanced Audio/Video)

Share pod - share screen with system audio


✔ (Windows only)

Share pod - access mini-palette (view chat, etc.) while screen sharing


Share pod - share your screen and be controlled remotely by other users (if permitted)


Share pod - screen share limited to applications allowed in Safe List and Block List compliance settings


Meeting entry screen - remember login across sessions


Meeting entry screen - remember microphone, speaker, and camera settings across sessions


Audio - microphone noise suppresssion (beta)

Best meeting performance (less affected by external processes)


Custom Pods Support

Engagement metrics

Please note: These HTML Client capabilities are not available on mobile browsers or applications. For a list of Adobe Connect mobile capabilities please see our Mobile Apps page.


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