Wimba Classroom

Wimba Classroom is a program integrated with Blackboard that is used for live online meetings. Wimba Classroom provides a virtual classroom environment within your Blackboard course where your instructor can deliver lectures and facilitate collaborative learning activities - just like in a face-to-face classroom. In this environment students and faculty can talk to each other using a headset (headphones with microphone), text chat, as well as video chat for real-time instant communication.

System Requirements:

Before accessing a Wimba Classroom, you will be prompted to run through a Setup Wizard to make sure that your computer meets all of the System Requirements.

To Access Wimba Classroom:


1) Select Tools from the Course Menu.
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2) Select Wimba Classroom from the Tools Menu.
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3) A page titled List of Rooms and Archives appears. Select the Title of the Room or Archive that you would like to enter.

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4) A page title Wimba Classroom appears. You may click Run Wizard now, but you will be automatically prompted to go through the Wizard before you enter the Room. Click Enter Room.

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4) A page titled Wimba Classroom Setup Wizard appears. Click Start to run the Setup Wizard.
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5) Click Next as you proceed through the Setup Wizard.
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5) Click Launch when the Setup Wizard has successfully completed
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6) You should be able to enter the Wimba Classroom successfully.
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