Moving to Zoom from Blackboard Collaborate or Collaborate Ultra
Description: Overview Zoom web conferencing provides the same functionality available in Blackboard Collaborate (including breakout rooms) with improved usability and additional features:  Display of up to 25 video feeds at once in gallery view Simultaneous view of presenter video feed and shared screen (not available in Collaborate Ultra)  Sharing of host’s computer audio (useful for sharing external video resources […]
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How do I invite students in my Sakai course to a Zoom meeting?
Description: When you schedule a Zoom meeting, a Join Url is created, along with invitation text that includes connection information. You can get this information from My Meetings when you Schedule a New Meeting or by clicking the Topic (name) of an already-scheduled meeting. You can also access this information while in a Zoom meeting from by […]
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Creating an “always open” Zoom meeting for your Sakai site
Description: Log into https://unc.zoom.us with your Onyen and password. Open My Meetings, and select Schedule a New Meeting. Enter a meeting name and description. Select Recurring Meeting. Select No Fixed Time from the Recurrence options. Under Meeting Options, select Enable join before host. WARNING: DO NOT SELECT options Use Personal Meeting ID or Record the meeting […]
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File Access Preferences in Citrix for Mac
Description: If you are not able to access files on your computer’s local storage while using a Virtual Lab application you may not have the correct permissions granted in Citrix Receiver. Use the following steps to allow read and write access to citrix receiver.     Launch a Virtual Lab application, but before you do any […]
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File Access Preferences for Citrix in Windows
Description: If you are not able to access files on your computer’s local storage while using a Virtual Lab application you may not have the correct permissions granted in Citrix Receiver. Use the following steps to allow read and write access to citrix receiver.       Launch an application in Virtual Lab, but before you […]
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Exam Scanning FAQ
Description: Frequently Asked Questions with Exam Scanning and our new Digital Desk Instructor Tools site: 1) Where do I drop off my scantron forms? We are located in the basement of Peabody Hall, suite 08. Our drop box is available whenever you can access the building. 2) What is the turn around time for exam processing? […]
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Exam Scanning – Digital Desk Tutorial
Description: A Tutorial for using Digital Desk at UNC-Chapel Hill.
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Using Sakai to host a personal website
Description: All Sakai@UNC users have a Home site with its own Resources area for sharing and storage of up to 2 GBs of files. An individual’s Resources area is a good choice for hosting personal portfolios and web sites. By default, materials are private to the owner, but can be made publicly accessible and links to it shared with […]
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Accessing local files from Virtual Lab
Description: When opening/saving files on Virtual Lab, it is important to make sure that you are saving to your local machine rather than to the server. Below is a picture of an example open dialog from a program in Virtual Lab, highlighting the general location of your local drive (Please note that Operating System and user […]
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Why use VoiceThread?
Description: Why Use VoiceThread?
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