How to configure audio for Blackboard Collaborate

Once you are in the Blackboard Collaborate classroom, you will need to configure your audio devices, both your microphone and speakers.

  • Click on Tools.


  • Next, click Audio and then Audio Setup Wizard. An Audio Setup Wizard dialog box will pop-up.


  • Your headphone and speaker devices will be listed. Be sure these are correct. You will need to test both of these devices.

  • You will be asked to test the microphone by recording your voice and listening to the playback, you can adjust the settings as necessary.

  • You will be asked to test your speaker by listening to a pre-recorded audio message and adjusting settings as necessary.

  • Once the microphone and speakers are configured, you will be returned to the course and are ready to go.