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How do I setup Collaborate so participants can load Powerpoint and lead presentations Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Thu, 25 Jun 2015, 10:24 AM
Problem with importing a Blackboard Collaborate activity from a previous unit (can't replay recordings) Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 2 Peter Evans
Wed, 24 Jun 2015, 10:19 AM
Students in a room, Lecturer in a room, but never the twain shall meet! Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence 1 Peter Evans
Tue, 16 Jun 2015, 5:34 PM
Students not able to access Collaborate recorded sessions Picture of Kim Foster Kim Foster 3 Peter Evans
Wed, 4 Mar 2015, 4:55 PM
Blackboard Collaborate User Group: Friday, 5th December 11am - 12 noon AEDT Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Wed, 3 Dec 2014, 1:05 PM
Update and security warnings when using Collaborate on the UC standard image Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 10:46 AM
Feature request: ability for lecturers to change order of BBC recordings Picture of James Neill James Neill 1 Peter Evans
Mon, 20 Oct 2014, 11:20 AM
Feature request: Importing BBC activity includes recordings which can't be deleted without losing the original recording (input requested from interested people) Picture of James Neill James Neill 3 James Neill
Sun, 19 Oct 2014, 2:58 PM
Anomynity in Blackboard Recordings Marg Robson Margaret Robson 1 Peter Evans
Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 5:46 PM
Using anonymous or pseudonym personas in Collaborate (in the session and in the recording) Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 5:28 PM
No audio on BBC recording playback Picture of James Neill James Neill 3 Peter Evans
Thu, 18 Sep 2014, 4:01 PM
Answered: BBC recording rendering of .mp3 and .mp4 Picture of James Neill James Neill 2 James Neill
Thu, 18 Sep 2014, 3:32 PM
Invitation to the Australia and New Zealand Blackboard Collaborate User Group 3rd October (11am) Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Mon, 8 Sep 2014, 1:02 PM
Answered: Break-out Room Questions Picture of Lucy Ellen Lucy Ellen 3 Peter Evans
Mon, 8 Sep 2014, 12:53 PM
Answered: Mix and match (drag and drop) activities Picture of James Neill James Neill 4 James Neill
Thu, 4 Sep 2014, 12:59 PM
Loading persistent information in to a Collaborate room (so it is ALWAYS available Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 10:24 PM
Answered: Showing video clips at full speed on the student's computer Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 2 Peter Evans
Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 5:05 PM
Q re loading content into the BbC whiteboard Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 4 Peter Evans
Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 5:03 PM
Strategies moderators can use to minimise bandwidth issues when using Collaborate Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 2:40 PM
Answered: giving totors or lecturers moderator riights in a Collaborate room so they can load content (and do other things) Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 12:55 PM
Setting up a student moderated Collaborate room Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 2 Peter Evans
Fri, 22 Aug 2014, 1:45 PM
Answered: 1 BBC room for each weekly tute or 1 activity for the entire unit Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Tue, 12 Aug 2014, 12:39 PM
Answered: security warning when accessing Blackboard Collaborate Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Mon, 11 Aug 2014, 8:09 AM
Answered: how do we use the Breakout rooms in Blackboard Collaborate Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Thu, 7 Aug 2014, 6:43 PM
Collaborate rooms which students can use at any time Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Wed, 6 Aug 2014, 1:09 PM
30 minuite student orientations (so you don't have to teach students to use Collaborate) Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Wed, 6 Aug 2014, 1:06 PM
Making recordings available as MP4 (video) and MP3 (audio) to students Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Tue, 24 Jun 2014, 3:20 PM
Setting up a Collaborate room so students are automatically moderators Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Wed, 14 May 2014, 5:39 PM
Using Collaborate to allow a guest lecturer to present to your students Dr Peter Evans Peter Evans 0 Peter Evans
Tue, 29 Apr 2014, 4:34 PM