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The Note icon When using the whiteboard it is important that:

  • We ensure the text (font and size) and colours are appropriate for all users.
  • We provide an audio report of any changes and additions to the white board.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this guide you should know;

  • how to share a whiteboard and use the whiteboard tools.


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How to

1. Having opened a Blackboard Collaborate Ultra session, click on the Open Collaborate panel button and Share Content.

Clicking Share Content

2. Click on Share Blank Whiteboard.

Clicking Share Blank Whiteboard

3. A blank whiteboard will appear – the controls appear toward teh top left hand corner of the session.

The Blackboard Collaborate Ultra whiteboard tools

4. Select and use the desired tool as appropriate.