First Time Use

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Before you use the Blackboard Collaborate Webinar tool for the first time, you should visit the link listed below.  This page will test that your computer meets the system requirements for running Collaborate.  You will also be provided with the opportunity to enter a Configuration Room, which is a fully functional version of Collaborate that you can use to test the different features and increase your familiarity with the tool.

Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing - First Time Users

We also recommend sharing this resource with any participants, well in advance of a planned session.

You may want to refer to the Getting Started for Moderators Quick Reference Guide pdf document.

More in-depth instructions are available through the Essentials for Moderators and Moderator's Guides.


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