Link Web Conference Tool

UNM Extended Learning offers a robust, multi-featured Web Conference tool, Collaborate.  In order for students to be able to access it, you must create a link somewhere in the course. 

Use Add Tool Link/ Type to see if the Blackboard Collaborate web conference tools have been enabled yet.


Create a link in the Course Menu   

1. Go to your course menu (top left part of your screen).  Click the Plus Sign. 

2. Click Tool Link.  The Course Menu/ Add Tool Link screen filled out correctly.

3. From the Type drop-down menu, choose Blackboard Collaborate Scheduling Manager.

4. In the Name field, enter the name you would like Ex.: Web Conferencing.

5. Put a check in Available to Users.  

6. Click Submit.

Now students will be able to click the link and access any sessions their instructor has scheduled!

Web Conferencing link in the Course Menu.