Download and install Whiteboard for Android

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Installing
Whiteboard for Android

This page explains how to install myViewBoard Whiteboard for Android.

Using a ViewSonic ViewBoard or myViewBoard Box?

If you're using a ViewSonic ViewBoard IFP or a myViewBoard Box you may already have Whiteboard for Android installed.

ViewSonic ViewBoard:

  1. Turn the device on and swipe up from the bottom of the screen. Select Embd Player to switch to Android OS (if not already selected).
    1. Some models (IFP50-3) don't support swipe up. Instead, tap/click the side toolbar to change input to Android OS.
  2. Press the home button (physical button below the screen).
  3. Search the home screen and app tray for Whiteboard NEW.svg Whiteboard for Android. ViewSonic ViewBoards come preinstalled with Whiteboard for Android.


myViewBoard Box:

  1. myViewBoard Box comes preinstalled with Whiteboard for Android.
  2. Tap/click the side toolbar and then the home icon.
  3. Whiteboard is pinned to the favorites tray by default, and can also be opened from the app tray (click the drop down arrow to view all apps in the app tray).


System requirements

  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or higher.
  • We recommend a minimum screen resolution of 1080p, as buttons may be difficult to see on smaller or lower resolution screens.
  • If using a mobile device, we recommend using a table with a screen size of 10-inches or above.


How to download and install Whiteboard for Android

Download and install

To install the app via the Google Play store:

  1. Go to the Google Play store.
  2. Search for myViewBoard Whiteboard.
  3. Click Install.

Alternatively, you can use the following link to install Whiteboard for Android:

To download the APK file:

  1. Go to myviewboard.com.
  2. The file should be downloaded to your local drive.
  3. Open the file to install it.
    • You may need to grant permission to install apps from unknown sources.
Note: ViewBoards or other ViewSonic devices will have Whiteboard for Android installed by default. To launch Whiteboard for Android on these devices, click the side tool bar, and select the Whiteboard logo. Whiteboard for Android will automatically start.


Enrollment

Enrolling your newly installed Whiteboard is not required. Non-entity users can skip ahead to signing in.

Entity users can complete instance enrollment under their Entity by the following methods:

Method 1: Enroll instances with Whiteboard Enrollment Form (any entity user)
  1. Install Whiteboard onto the device (link to download page).
  2. Open the software and sign in with your myViewBoard account.
  3. Click/tap settings and click I-settings-information.svg for the software information tab.
  4. Click/tap Enroll Software Instance under Entity.
  5. Complete the Whiteboard Enrollment Form by entering a Whiteboard name and a myViewBoard email address.
  6. After inputting the email address, await detection of the corresponding entity.
  7. A prompt should appear informing you of successful enrollment.
Method 2: Enroll instances with Whiteboard Enrollment via QR Code (Entity Admin only)
  1. Install Whiteboard onto the device (link to download page).
  2. Open the software and sign in with your myViewBoard account.
  3. Click/tap settings and click the i button for the software information tab.
  4. Click/tap Enroll Software Instance under Entity.
  5. On the Whiteboard Enrollment Form, click Enroll via QR Code.
  6. Open the Companion app (make sure to be signed in with your Entity Admin account).
  7. Tap the QR code icon to open the scanner.
  8. Scan the QR code displayed on Whiteboard with your mobile device.
  9. On your mobile device, ensure you select your desired entity.
  10. Tap Submit.
  11. A prompt should appear on Whiteboard informing you of successful enrollment.


About signing in: It is not necessary to sign in to access Whiteboard for Android. However, various features will only be available after signing in. To find out more, view the details of our account plans.
About enrollment (entity user type only): For entity users, enrolling Whiteboard is recommended so IT Admin can configure certain Whiteboard settings more easily. Whiteboard for Android requires a stable internet connection to enroll. Enrollment only needs to be done once after installation.





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