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Hi, I'm Ben Oakes and this is my geek blog. Currently, I'm a Ruby/JavaScript Developer at Liaison. Previously, I was a Developer at Continuity and Hedgeye, a Research Assistant in the Early Social Cognition Lab at Yale University and a student at the University of Iowa. I also organize TechCorridor.io, ICRuby, OpenHack Iowa City, and previously organized NewHaven.rb. I have an amazing wife named Danielle Oakes.

How to mute the news room on a Cisco WebEx call

by Ben

WebEx has a feature that plays the news while you wait for the meeting organizer to arrive. It’s a nice idea in theory, but it can make it difficult to, say, write an email while you wait.

To mute the news feed, this is all you need to do:

The news feed will mute and you will then hear silence.

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Guillaume GENIN says:

Great, it works !

You made my day !

by the way, I don’t understand why Cisco is giving us these useless and anoying news !

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