Sharing resources across multiple devices in online meetings

  • US 10,291,597 B2
  • Filed: 08/14/2014
  • Issued: 05/14/2019
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/14/2014
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method comprising:

  • receiving, at a server from a first client device, a command for a second client device to share a resource with a third client device, wherein the first client device, the second client device, and the third client device are participating in an online meeting managed by the server, and wherein the first client device is a primary device associated with a first user, the second client device is a secondary device associated with the first user, and the third client device is associated with a second user;

    forwarding the command from the server to the second device;

    receiving, at the server, data associated with the resource, the data being sent from the second client device in response to the command;

    forwarding the data from the server to the third client device,receiving, from the second client device, a request to designate the second client device as the primary device associated with the first user; and

    upon authenticating the second client device;

    designating the second client device as the primary device associated with the first user; and

    designating the first client device as the secondary device associated with the first user, the secondary device controllable by the primary device;

    wherein during the online meeting the third client device is configured to present, to the second user via a user interface on the third client device, only one client device that is associated with the first user.

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