Communicating in a Session
There are multiple ways participants can communicate in a session. To learn how to utilize your microphone and webcam, raise your hand, and chat with others, please follow the steps below.
Using a Microphone
Using a Webcam
Raising Your Hand
Your instructor may want you to raise your hand if you have a question. To do this, click the Raise Hand button at the bottom of the session window. Once you do so, you will see the color of the button change, along with a number 1 over the button image indicating that your hand is raised. To lower your hand, simply click the Raise Hand button again.
Using the Chat
Participants may have the ability to chat in a session. To open the chat, please follow the two steps below.
Open the Collaborate Panel
Click the Collaborate Panel button in the lower right corner.
Using a Telephone
Rather than using your computer's speakers and microphone for sharing audio, you have the option of using a telephone. To do this, please follow the steps in the Sharing Audio with a Telephone guide.