Embrava Connect for Windows Installation

The purpose of this section is to describe what is required to successfully install Embrava Connect on your Windows PC.

 

Prerequisites

Microsoft Windows Operating System – supports following versions:

  • 10
  • 8
  • 7
  • Vista
  • XP
  • .NET Framework 4.5

 

Supported Applications for Availability Display

Embrava Connect will synchronise with the following applications to display your availability:

  • Skype for Business 2016, 2015
  • Microsoft Lync 2013, 2010
  • Cisco Jabber for Windows 10, 11
  • Skype v7 and above
  • RingCentral
  • CounterPath Bria 4

 

Step 1: Unpack Device

Unpack the device from its packaging.
Connect the USB cable from your device into an available USB port on your PC.
(Optional) Peel off the protective coating from one side of the mount adhesive and attach the adhesive to the bottom of the Blynclight device or mount.
(Optional) Peel off the protective coating from the other side of the mount adhesive and place your Blynclight device or mount in an appropriate position in view of your surrounding colleagues.
Ensure surfaces are cleaned and apply approximately 10 seconds of pressure when attaching mount to a surface.

 

Step 2: Install Software

Download the latest Embrava Connect software from Extract the Embrava Connect installer from the zip file.
Double click the Embrava Connect installer to commence the installation process.

After you have read the License Agreement and agree to the terms select ‘I Agree’ and click ‘Next’.

Select the Installation folder for your Embrava Connect software and if you will be the only user of the software on this particular machine.

Click ‘Next’ and the installation will begin.
You may be prompted by a User Access Control dialog to confirm you wish to install the software. Click ‘Yes’ to confirm the installation.

 

Step 3: Run Embrava

The installation process will now complete and Embrava Connect will run immediately.
Note: If you had connected the Embrava devices correctly, as described in the ‘Connect Device’ section above, and you have your Microsoft Lync client signed in you should see your status automatically display on the Blync device.

When Embrava Connect first runs you will be asked to select which applications you would like your Embrava devices to connect to as illustrated below.

Uncheck any applications you do not wish to use. If you are using one device to display your status from multiple applications, you can set the order of which application should get priority over the device.

 

Step 4: Configure

Once Embrava Connect is installed and running the application can be configured again by clicking the Embrava icon in your System Tray.