Blackboard Collaborate Original - Master Document (UW-Madison)

One stop shop for everything Blackboard Collaborate Classic-related on UW-Madison's campus. Resources are organized by role and interest, browse to find specific documents to help you out with everything from a product overview to step-by-step instructions for specific use cases.

  • For a product overview of Blackboard Collaborate Classic, including what it is and a list of its main features, please click here. (Looking for Blackboard Collaborate Ultra? Go Here)
  • To check out Classic's system requirements and test your computer's configuration, please click here.
  • For step-by-step instructions on how to join a Classic session as a student or participant from Desire2Learn(Learn@UW), please click here
  • For instructions on how to join a Classic session in the My UW Portal, please click here.
  • (Note: Students cannot set up Classic web conferencing sessions, they can only join conferences set up by their instructors)
  • For an overview of training resources for students/participants or instructors/moderators using Classic, please click here.
  • For a quick-reference sheet of best practices for using Classic, please click here.
  • If you are experiencing any technical problems with Classic, you can get help through Blackboard's support portal.
  • Setting up Classic Sessions (including Permissions)
    • For step-by-step instructions on how to set-up and launch a Classic session from Desire2Learn (Learn@UW), please click here

      (For more information on features specific to using Classic in D2L, please click here)

      For step-by-step instructions on how to set-up and launch a Classic session from Moodle, please click here

      For step-by-step instructions on how to set-up and launch a Classic session from My UW Portal, please click here

      (For more information on features specific to using Classic in My UW Portal, please click here)

      To better plan on how to set and use participant permissions during a Classic session please click here

      For step-by-step instructions on how to rotate permissions during a Classic session please click here

Tips on how to customize individual panels in Classic to better fit your teaching, learning and collaborative goals here




Keywords:Blackboard, Collaborate, Web Conferencing, master document, getting started, resources, use cases, student, instructor, system requirements, configuration, product overview, D2L, joining a Collaborate session, classic   Doc ID:39522
Owner:James M.Group:Learn@UW Madison
Created:2014-04-24 13:09 CSTUpdated:2016-12-07 12:57 CST
Sites:Blackboard Collaborate, DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Learn@UW Madison
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