Setting up a Blackboard Collaborate web conference in MyWisconsin

This article is useful for staff who wish to use Blackboard Collaborate to do a web-based meeting

Log into my.wisconsin.edu

Click the Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing tile.

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Click "Create Session"

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Enter the event details. Please remember to check the Guest access box so you can invite others to join you. You may consider checking the "no end" box if you would like to use the same session and link for all your meetings. Reusing sessions is convenient, but it can be less secure.

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Click Create

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Click the Session Options "..." button for your session, then click Copy guest link to copy the guest link that can be pasted in an email and sent to others for joining the session.

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