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There is no limit to the number of iPads that can be used as a MimioVote handset device.

Categories: MimioMobile, MimioVote

Download the latest version of the MimioStudio, which does not require a serial number to install or activate the software. All that is required is a Mimio device connection to your computer with the USB cord to activate the MimioStudio software.

To activate MimioStudio and MimioMobile after receiving an activation code, follow the steps below:



Category: MimioMobile
  1. Verify Mimio Studio 11 or above is installed.
  2. Make sure you have downloaded MimioMobile from the iTunes App Store onto the iPad.
  3. Open Mimio Notebook.
  4. Select the Tools menu, then select Settings.
  5. Select Mobile (you will see a QR code).
  6. Make sure the computer and iPad are using the same wireless network.
  7. Scan this code with the iPad MimioMobile App to make the iPad a Teacher Pad.
  8. To make the iPad a Student Pad, select Take Attendance and then select a class under the Tools >Application. You can then scan this code with the iPad MimioMobile App to make the iPad a Student Pad. 

Category: MimioMobile

With the latest version of MimioMobile, you can collaborate with an unlimited number of students and one teacher using any mix of MimioPads and/or iPads running MimioMobile.

Categories: MimioMobile, MimioPad

The MimioMobile application can connect to MimioStudio 10 or later using a school’s internal Wi-Fi network, allowing students to contribute to the learning environment. There are several requirements to ensure reliable connectivity between the application and MimioStudio:

System Requirements

  1. MimioStudio should be running at least version 10.0 or later.
  2. The MimioMobile application needs to be activated with the activation code issued during purchase.
  3. The MimioMobile application is supported on iPad 2 and above, iPad Mini (all versions), iPhone 4 and above, iPod Touch 4th Generation and above, and various Android devices running Honeycomb 3.0 and above.

Connectivity Requirements

  1. The student device and the computer that hosts the MimioStudio software should have IP connectivity between them. This could be either the same Local Area Network, or connected networks that have unrestricted access between them.
  2. In the event of a firewall being located between the MimioMobile clients and the MimioStudio network, please ensure the firewall allows connectivity between the two networks on the port configured in the MimioStudio Mobile settings.
  3. If the system that hosts the MimioStudio application has a software firewall configured, confirm it allows communication between the two networks on the configured port as well.

Troubleshooting Connectivity

  1. Download Fing (available for free on iOS, Android, PC, Mac, and Linux).
    1. Fing is a port scanner that can detect whether the mobile device is on the same network as the computer running MimioStudio.
  2. Open up the settings (the icon is a gear).
  3. Edit Services > Add Service.
    1. Port: 59710 (or the port shown under the Mobile Preferences tab in the MimioStudio Settings).
    2. Name: MimioMobile service.
  4. Click on the icon that contains the pen (custom host button). Type the IP address of the computer which is running MimioStudio.
    1. Windows: Open the command prompt (cmd or command): ipconfig /all. Wireless LAN adapter IP Address (should be in the form of
    2. Mac: Open the terminal. Type Ifconfig. Look for en1 (wireless address) and look at the value for inet (should be in the form of
  5. Click scan and see if Fing detects that the mobile device can see the computer running MimioStudio (it should show that the Mimio service is running).

Note: The default port used for communication between MimioStudio and the MimioMobile clients is TCP:59710 (this is configurable in the MimioStudio software under MimioStudio > Tools > Settings >Mobile > Configure). There are no problems communicating between different subnets. The MimioMobile App sends and receives using the same port.

Category: MimioMobile

Yes—MimioStudio 10.1 and later provides the ability to evaluate the full feature set of MimioStudio software and the MimioMobile app for 30 days, with the option to purchase a license at the end of the evaluation period.

In order to evaluate MimioStudio and MimioMobile after installing the software, go to Help > About MimioStudio > Evaluate.


Category: MimioMobile
  1. Verify Mimio Studio 10 or above is installed.
  2. Open Mimio Notebook.
  3. Select the Tools menu, then select Settings.
  4. Select Tablet Devices (you will see all available MimioPad devices).


  5. Select any MimioPad device and right-click on the device—you will see the option to make that MimioPad a Student or Teacher device.


Category: MimioMobile

This image shows the correct setting to make MimioMobile work with Parallels. This allows the Windows host to connect to the same subnet (network) as the Mac OS.


Category: MimioMobile

The MimioMobile app can be found in the iTunes store and Google Play Store, and can be downloaded at no cost to as many devices as desired. To utilize the MimioMobile app on a device in the classroom, MimioStudio 11 must be installed and the MimioMobile license for the classroom must be purchased and activated. Therefore, every student with a compatible device can interact with the lesson displayed on the interactive whiteboard. Each classroom will need to purchase their own license (or a school-wide license) to utilize the MimioMobile app in multiple classrooms.

Category: MimioMobile

No, MimioMobile communicates with MimioStudio 10 or later using the school’s Wi-Fi network.

Category: MimioMobile

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