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Join an online room with a few easy steps:

    1. Login to D2L.
    2. Navigate to the desired course site where you have been invited to join an online room.
    3. From the navigation bar, click Online Rooms.
    4. A list of rooms will appear. Find the desired room and click Join to the right of the room title.
    5. A new window will appear to launch Blackboard Collaborate, asking you to leave the window open until you are connected with your online room.
    6. Check your browser’s pop-up block setting and be sure to accept any downloads required as they are necessary to join an online room. NOTE: This may vary how it appears depending on your internet browser.
    7. If applicable, save your room in any desired location as the above picture indicates.
    8. A new window will appear, asking that you accept the Terms of Use. Click Accept.
    9. A new window will appear, asking what type of internet connection is being used. Select the appropriate option from the drop down menu and click OK.


  • Once a new window opens showing the Online Room, click Tools, then Audio, then Audio Setup Wizard and go through the process to ensure a quality online room experience.