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Bb Collaborate provides the ultimate in flexibility, enabling each individual user to experience the live eLearning and web collaboration environment in the best way possible.

To access Bb Collaborate Sessions:

  1. Login in to MyUTB Blackboard using your username and password.
  2. Open your course on Blackboard and click on the Bb Collaborate tab
    on the left side of the page.
  3. All Bb Collaborate Sessions appear.
  4. Click on the arrow and the drop box will appear,
    pick either Live Sessions or Recorded Sessions. Then click GO.
  5. Depending on the option you picked all Collaborate Sessions will appear (Live or Recorded).
  6. Click on preferred session, wait a few seconds while Collaborate launches.
  7. Dialog Box appears click close.
  8. Right click on Information Bar at top of screen and select Download File.
  9. That’ll take you back to your course page.
  10. Click on Collaborate Tab again.
  11. Repeat steps 4 through 7.
  12. View you virtual class.

Inside of Bb Collaborate:

  1. For asking questions, you can either enable your microphone (if any) or rise your hand.
  2. Please click on the microphone icon or Crtl + F2.
  3. Click again on the same icon when you finish speaking.
  4. Write a question on the Chat section.

Note: For recorded sessions, you are allowed just to review the sessions recorded.

Related Links

  • Instructor in Webconference classUse the Whiteboard, Desktop Sharing or Web Tour
  • Live Webconferencing SupportLive Support via Text Chat,
    Audio and Video
  • WebconferencingTake a Class via
    Webconferencing

Blackboard Collaborate FAQ's

Download the Bb Collaborate Mobile App

For comments and questions, please contact the Webmaster.