Getting Started with the Cisco Spark App
Cisco Spark brings together all your people and communication tools in one secure and easy-to-use app. You can create, share, and get work done with your team regardless of where you are located.
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The Cisco Spark app interface is simple. Find navigation on the left, activities on the right, and messaging in the center.
Read and Send Messages
Get started right away in Cisco Spark by reading and sending messages to people directly or to everyone on your project team.
Read new messages—just look for the messages with the blue dot next to them and click one to read it.
Send a message—You can send a message directly to just one person or to several people.
To send a message to someone directly, go to and choose Contact a Person to enter their email or name. Then, just type and send your message.
To send a message to several people, go to and choose Create a Space. First, name the space. Then select Create, and enter the names and email addresses of the people.
The next time you want to send a message, you can just select the name from the People or Space list.
Meet and Call PeopleYou can handle video calls and schedule meetings right from Cisco Spark, whether you're using it on your computer or mobile phone.
If you do this in a space with several people, everyone's app will ring, and you'll start a call for the entire space.
Schedule a meeting with other people in a space—Go to the activity menu , choose Meetings and follow the instructions in the app.
Share Files and Whiteboards
Get input on meeting agendas, presentations, or share photos from your last off-site. Sharing files, photos, screen captures, videos, and whiteboards is simple in Cisco Spark.
Share files—Drag and drop your file into the space, and then press Enter.
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