Faculty/Staff handout for Collaborate Web Conferencing
Blackboard Collaborate Checklist
Blackboard Collaborate System Requirements
Getting started with Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing
Quick reference guide for Faculty/Staff
Tutorial for BB collaborate Web Conferencing
Common Dialog boxes you may see when Launching Collaborate
Mac Users: Installing Collaborate Launcher in Safari
Video of student participation on an iPad or iPhone
Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing Participant Orientation
Participant Information and help
Blackboard Collaborate Launcher Quick Reference Guide
The Blackboard Collaborate Launcher is a utility for Windows and Mac that provides a convenient and reliable way for you to launch your Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing sessions and recordings. When you click a session or recording link, Blackboard Collaborate checks to see if you have the launcher installed and, if you don't, prompts you to download it.
Demo: Introducing Mobile Web Conferencing. Take a first look at Blackboard Collaborate 12 mobile web conferencing for anywhere, anytime learning. Now you can meet the needs of your students for immediacy and mobility. View demo >>
Video: Blackboard Collaborate 12.
Learn about the expanded Blackboard Collaborate platform and the exciting new features of our latest release like echo cancellation, improved classroom management, and enhanced integrations for Blackboard Learn. View video >>
Blackboard Collaborate Feature Showcase.
Here's a new, interactive way to explore the key features and functionality of the Blackboard Collaborate platform, including the exciting new enhancements in Blackboard Collaborate 12. Visit showcase >>
Blackboard now offers "Getting Started" courses for no cost online to faculty.
Choose Blackboard Collaborate(for web conferencing) or Blackboard Learn for other aspects of BB
Choose Online Training
Add the "Blackboard Collaborate: Getting Started" course to your cart and check out (you will need to create an account if you do not already have one) remember this is free.
Log into the course center (using same credentials you created on the training center)
• Go to Teaching & Learning tab
• Choose "Getting Started" under "My Courses" in the right hand corner
• Go through the modules for the training and you are all set!
Blackboard Collaborate Troubleshooting:
How to clear java cache for Mac users
How to clear java cache for Windows
Blackboard Collaborate Assistance
Windows users: If your version of Java is older than Java 6.18 please download a newer version using these instructions
Mac users: If your Java version is out of date, click on the icon at the top left of your screen. From the drop down menu that appears, select "Software Update" and then "Install". You may need to restart your computer after the update.
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Blackboards support for Collaborate.
Go to http://blackboard.force.com/btbb_publichome Click Chat with Agent or click Call Us
For questions and/or comments regarding Blackboard Collaborate, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 331-8526
Page last modified December 9, 2014