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Sharing Your Sessions with Students

You may tell your students to access Blackboard Collaborate Ultra by selecting Tools from the course menu, selecting Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, and joining your specific session/room. Another option is to create a direct link to Blackboard Collaborate Ultra on your course menu by using the following steps.

1. Select the Add Menu Item button in the top left corner of your course menu and choose Tool Link from the dropdown menu.

To create a direct link, first click tool link.

2.Type Blackboard Collaborate Ultra into the Name text field and select Blackboard Collaborate Ultra from the Type dropdown menu.

Find the tool link by the name of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.

3.Select the Available to Users box and click Submit. This will create a new course menu item that will take students to the Blackboard Collaborate Ultra tool.

Select the available to users box then submit.


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 Last Modified 11/12/19