For a limited time only, Otter Pro includes a special edition of Otter Assistant for Zoom, Google Meet, and Microsoft Teams!
This special edition of Otter Assistant will be rolling out for Pro users in the coming weeks.
What is Otter Assistant?
Otter Assistant boosts meeting productivity by automatically joining your Zoom, Google Meet, or Microsoft Teams links from your calendar and recording and transcribing the meeting. It also shares out live transcripts with all meeting participants so that everyone can add highlights and comments collaboratively.
✓ Schedule before your meeting and never worry about manually taking notes
✓ Save time & effort every meeting
✓ Works even if you run late or can’t join a meeting
How do I use Otter Assistant?
Setup is quick and easy. When you log into Otter.ai and see a popup introducing Otter Assistant and My Agenda, click Try for free to begin.
Next, Otter needs to sync your calendar events. Click Connect for each calendar app you use and sign in to allow Otter to access your calendar. When you are done connecting to your calendar(s), click Next to continue.
My Agenda lists your upcoming calendar events in the next 7 days. Click through the tutorial tips to learn what you can do on this page.
Lastly, you can preset Otter Assistant to join all meetings automatically by default (and switch off Otter Assistant for specific meetings in My Agenda as needed). You can change the default any time in Account Settings > Meetings for Otter Web or My Agenda > Settings (gear icon) for Otter iOS/Android.
That's it. Now you are all set!
Otter Assistant is designed for collaborative note-taking by making sure everyone has access to the transcript.
In this special edition of Otter Assistant, conversations will always be shared automatically with all calendar event guests.
If you’d like to record and transcribe a meeting without sharing, you can turn off Otter Assistant for that meeting on My Agenda by switching the Otter Assistant toggle to off. You can then record the meeting with the Otter web app or mobile app.
If you’d like more control over your sharing preferences when using Otter Assistant, such as sharing only to groups or turning off auto-share to calendar event guests, please check out the Otter Business plan.
You said this special edition of Otter Assistant will be offered for a limited time. What will happen to my Otter Assistant recordings and transcripts afterward?
Rest assured that any recordings or transcripts you create with Otter Assistant will be safely stored in your Otter account and accessible at any time.
If I don't want to use Otter Assistant, how can I turn it off?
There are two ways you can configure Otter Assistant:
- For individual events: On My Agenda, you can use the Otter Assistant toggle to set whether you would like Otter Assistant to join each calendar event.
- For all events: In Account Settings > Meetings on web or My Agenda > Settings (gear icon) on iOS/Android, you can set whether you would like Otter Assistant to join all of your calendar events by default.
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