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How can I use a telephone line in Blackboard Collaborate?

Blackboard Collaborate telephone line offers the following features:

  • A telephone line is dedicated to each session with a maximum of 25 call-in users. (for more information see:
  • A direct link can be created to a Collaborate session which allows anonymous viewers to enter as guests (class presentation) or moderators (team collaboration) 
  • A phone number can be shared in 3 ways: 
    • before the session in the email invitation, 
    • in the Blackboard course item, 
    • during the session in the call-in menu.
  • Sessions can be automatically dedicated to registered students with email invitations or through a Blackboard course workflow.

Keywords:conferencing, "students call-in users", "online synchronous session", moderator   Doc ID:80044
Owner:Szymon M.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2018-02-09 11:59 CSTUpdated:2020-11-09 12:07 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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