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Blackboard Collaborate Ultra - How to Access from a Mobile Device (UW-Madison)

Starting on 01/04/2021, new Blackboard Collaborate Ultra recording processes will take effect; governing new Collaborate Ultra recordings. Please review: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra - Recording Storage Policy (New for Spring 2021)

Here is how to access Blackboard Ultra using a Mobile device. Screenshots were collected using iOS 13.3

  1. On your mobile device, select the guest link sent by your instructor or click on the "Ultra Conference" link in your Canvas course. (Note: You can also join a Bb session from the Canvas App. For more information, see Canvas - Accessing Blackboard Ultra in Canvas (UW-Madison)).
  2. Next, type your name and select Join as Guest
    Bb Collaborate login screen on iOS
  3. Joining the session may take a moment.
    Image of joining a session on iOS.png

  4. Once you have joined the session, microphone and camera are disabled by default. You can enable them using the buttons at the bottom of the screen.
    Image of successfully joined session
For more information about Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, please click here.

Keywords:blackboard, collaborate, ultra, webconferencing, mobile,   Doc ID:62052
Owner:Learn@UW Madison .Group:Learn@UW-Madison
Created:2016-03-18 13:13 CDTUpdated:2020-12-03 17:11 CDT
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