Eric A. Silva

Creating your Blackboard Collaborate Profile

Before participating in a Collaborate session edit your profile so other participants can view your profile picture and other information.

  1. Hover over your name in the participants list and click the icon with 5 horizontal lines, Screen Shot 2014-10-03 at 11.07.14 AM.
  2. Click Edit Profile

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  1. From the Identify tab you can enter your: Name, Title, Company and profile picture

NOTE: Profile pictures must be in a .gif, .jpg, or .jpeg file type.

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  1. From the Contact tab you can enter your: Phone number(s), Email address(es), and website url

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  1. From the Addresses tab you can enter your: Home or Work address

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Importing and Exporting vCards

  1. From the Edit Profile page, select the Contact tab.
  2. Scroll down and click Import to import a vCard or Export to export your Collaborate vCard
  3. Click Ok

Eric Silva

Eric is an Instructional Designer at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and a Graduate Student at Boise State University. Learn more about me.

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