Blackboard Collaborate Ultra - Getting Started (UW-Madison)

One stop shop for everything Blackboard Collaborate Ultra-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 getting started instructions.

For a product overview of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, please click here.

Moderators/Session Leaders

General Information

  • How to access Ultra in Canvas. (Note: Students cannot set up Ultra web conferencing sessions, they can only join conferences set up by their instructors)
  • How to access Ultra in via My UW
  • Web Browsers that support Ultra. (Chrome works best)
  • Getting Started with Ultra (Audio/video set up, Profile pictures, Finding your way around, and Ultra tools and features).
  • For step-by-step instructions on how to call into an Ultra session, please click here.
  • For a quick-reference sheet of best practices for using Ultra, please click here
  • If you are experiencing any technical problems with Ultra, click here for trouble shooting and to get help.

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Keywords:Blackboard, Collaborate, Web Conferencing, master document, getting started, resources, use cases, student, instructor, system requirements, configuration, product overview, D2L, joining a Collaborate session, Ultra, browser, browser based, screen sharing, file sharing, recording, guest speaker, virtual, virtual collaboration, collaboration, video, audio   Doc ID:65251
Owner:Collaboration Support .Group:Learn@UW Madison
Created:2016-07-19 16:07 CDTUpdated:2017-08-02 07:48 CDT
Sites:Blackboard Collaborate, DoIT Help Desk, Learn@UW Madison
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