How do I play the audio for videos I share in Collaborate Ultra?

This tutorial will show you how to share the audio from videos that you share with your students in Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.

Before you begin:

  • If you are using a macOS computer, video (or audio files) must be accessible through a website (e.g. YouTube or My Media). 
    • If you have a video file that you typically play from your local computer, you'll need to upload this to My Media, using these instructions: https://kb.uwm.edu/96088
    • Once uploaded, you can play the video from within your Canvas course site during your Collaborate session using the instructions below.
  • Use Chrome browser in order to allow for audio to be shared.

Mac OS Users

On the Mac OS, you can only share video with audio and audio files from a Chrome tab
  • From a Chrome browser, open the Collaborate Panel and select the Share Content tab
  • Select Share Application/Screen
  • Select the Chrome Tab option
  • Select the Share audio check box
  • Choose the tab you want to share from the list
  • Select Share

Windows Users

On Windows, you can share all audio on your desktop, such as YouTube videos or files you have on your computer
  • From a Chrome browser, open the Collaborate Panel and select the Share Content tab
  • Select Share Application/Screen
  • Select the Entire Screen
  • -OR- you can select the Chrome Tab option and then choose the tab you want to share from the list
  • Select the Share audio check box
  • Select Share
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For more information, visit the Share Content link on the Blackboard Help website.




Keywords:share audio sound videos share Collaborate Ultra website   Doc ID:105579
Owner:Amy M.Group:UW-Milwaukee Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Created:2020-09-03 07:57 CSTUpdated:2020-09-03 08:04 CST
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
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