Configure Your Blackboard Course for Scheduling MS Teams Meetings
The MS Teams integration enables professors to create a link to an MS Teams live meeting. Each course must be configured to use the tool as described below. Expand the Control Panel (if it isn't already) to reveal the Course Tools on the left hand menu. Expand Course Tools (1) and find...
02 Nov, 2020
Create MS Class Teams, Enroll Students with a Team Code, and Find Direct Team Link
MS Teams allows professors to create a Class Team and generate a Join Code to avoid having to search and give access to every individual in the class. Once the join code is generated, professors can distribute the Join Link and the Join Code and students will be able to add themselves to the Team....
02 Nov, 2020
Deleting a video recording from MS Teams
MS Teams has a feature that allows you to delete a video recording from your team or class channel. Go to the channel where the video resides (1), Under the Posts (2). Find the posted video and click the 3 dots and from the resulting menu choose: Open in Microsoft Streams. ...
17 Jun, 2020
Emailing All MS Team Members
Emailing all MS Teams members requires a one-time modification of the default MS Teams email subscription settings in the Outlook desktop app or Office 365 online version. Once modified, you can use the MS Team email address to send an email to all MS Team members. The instructions below describe...
17 Apr, 2020
Inviting Non-Eastern Guests to MS Teams
MS Teams allows you to invite a guest speaker to a MS Teams meeting. The instructions work the same in both the Web version and the Desktop App version of Teams. The following instructions cover the setup and invitation of the guest and the initiation of the meeting and admitting of the guest: ...
28 Apr, 2020
Polling in MS Teams
MS Teams has a polling feature that can be used in chat or a live meeting. Results are visible to team members in real time. Access the chat from the live meeting Click the three dots at the bottom of the chat tool Click Forms (if it's not already showing then search for forms in the Find an...
15 Apr, 2020
Teams video training
The following link contains information from Microsoft video training about Teams: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/microsoft-teams-video-training-4f108e54-240b-4351-8084-b1089f0d21d7?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US
04 Jun, 2020
MacOS Catalina and Screen Sharing
macOS Catalina and Screen Sharing There is a new settings on macOS Catalina (the most updated macOS). You must allow screen sharing before being able to provide screen sharing options. Example: MS Teams To fix this, go to your System Preferences > Security and Privacy > Privacy...
11 Nov, 2020
Web Conferencing Security
Due to the increased use of web conferencing tools and the possibility of disruptive participants, it is important to know how meeting organizers can take precautions and respond if such an event occurs. The information below gives an overview of the subject and the steps that can be taken to...
26 Oct, 2020