Adobe Connect for Students

The goal of these steps is to prepare you for the experience of attending a “webinar” or virtual meeting conducted via Adobe Connect.  You can view the PDF:  Student Checklist Adobe Connect.  The 15-minute screencast that follows is a visual checklist adapted from the written PDF.  Please budget at least 15 minutes to view it in its entirety.

Getting Started with Adobe Connect

As an instructor who will be creating and hosting Adobe Connect webinars, you will begin by going to the Adobe Connect website at USF.   Log in with your username and password that will be supplied to you by Academic Technology .  Run the Adobe Connect Diagnostic Test , and make sure you have installed the updated Adobe Connect meeting app (add-in). Please review the simple user interface, shown below, and then read further as you scroll down : 
Use the Adobe Connect App to Enter Your Meetings

Use the Adobe Connect App to Enter Your Meetings

The Adobe Connect App is an updated way to enter your meetings, with fewer headaches, available for browsers (Google Chrome or Firefox, recommended), or mobile devices (Apple or Android). When you create and manage your meetings, you open a browser...

Setting Up a Webcam/Mic for Adobe Connect

You should always purchase a USB-type webcam or headset/microphone that is "plug-and-play", which means the device will automatically self-install on your computer, and that your computer will notify you when the device is ready. When you start your webcam in an Adobe Connect meeting, you will get a "preview" image first. You must click "start sharing" to send the video in the Adobe Connect meeting (as shown in the following brief screencast).

Classroom Webcasting

This page contains a checklist for instructors to prepare to webcast a classroom to students who are logging in remotely, using Adobe Connect. The checklist is expanded on in detail in the procedures for webcasting from a classroom. The checklist...

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