Joining a Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Session

  1. Enter the course and click on the content area for Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.
    Click on the content area you created
  2. You may see a black screen with a purple circle indicating that the session is buffering or loading.
    loading screen
  3. Click on the title of the session you wish to join.
    Click on the session you want to join
  4. You will see a screen which indicates that you have joined the session.
    Loading screen for joining a session
  5. You have now joined the session.
    collaborate ultra welcome screen
  6. If this is your first time using Collaborate Ultra, there will be a prompt to begin the tutorial.  We recommend that you quickly go through this tutorial to get the basics of Collaborate Ultra.  If you do not have time, you can access the tutorial at any time from the Collaborate Ultra Menu.
    prompt to begin tutorial
  7. You may also be prompted to allow for your video and audio to be shared.  Be sure to allow Collaborate Ultra to access your microphone and webcam.
    audio and mic sharing prompt

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