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Creating an Online Room in D2L
D2L allows instructors to use Blackboard Collaborate to create a web conference or synchronous online class session (for office hours, snow days, etc). To create an online room;
This document describes how to create a room using the Online Rooms tool in D2L.
1) Go to the online rooms tab in your course's nav bar (note: if you are teaching a course through adult degrees, you can access online rooms through the "Edit Course" tab.)
2) Press the blue "New Room" button in the middle of the screen.
3) Set the conditions of the room (when it will open and close, etc.) ***Keep the service provider set to Elluminate.***
4) Press "save" if you wish to come back at a later time or "save and join" if you would like to go to the online room right away.