What is Adobe Connect?
Using an interface built on the Flash player, Adobe Connect integrates several tools into an online meeting room, including video conferencing, live polling, chat, whiteboards, desktop sharing, and file sharing. These tools can be used in any combination to facilitate the meeting you wish to hold.
Recording: Adobe Connect Online Training
The demonstration gave an overview of new features as well as how flexible options enable its use as a virtual classroom, virtual office, lecture capture system and general-use meeting room.
Quick Reference Guide
The ITS Training group has assembled a Quick Reference Guide in order that meeting hosts, presenters and participants can quickly find the directions they need to perform tasks like creating meetings, operating meetings, presenting a meetings and attending meetings. Download the Quick Reference Guide here. To request print copies, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, department, location, and the quantity of guides needed.
Training partner lynda.com offers Adobe Connect Essential Training. To access this training series, Log in to the CWRU lynda.com portal, click on Software at the top of the screen, select "c" and choose Connect from the list of software titles. Alternately, enter "connect" into the Search field and select Adobe Connect Essential Training from the search results.
Adobe Systems, Inc., has also produced a series of videos on how to use the Connect software. Topics are listed on the right. The Play buttons take you to videos on Adobe TV that are relevant to the stated topic. Please note: not all functionality described in Adobe TV videos can be accessed by users in the connect.case.edu domain.
The ITS Training group has assembed a series of instructional guides on the most common tasks that must be performed by meeting hosts, presenters and participants. Topics are listed on the right. Click on the PDF buttons to see user guides for the stated topics. A complete manual is available here.
Frequently Asked Questions
The ITS Training group has assembed a list of frequently asked questions about Adobe Connect 8. See the FAQ here. To submit a question, email it to email@example.com.
|Meeting Roles and User Interface Overview|
|PREPARING FOR A MEETING|
|Jumpstart for Hosts|
|Create a Meeting|
|Change Participant Roles|
|Send Invitations to Participants|
|INSIDE A MEETING ROOM|
|Add Content to a Meeting|
|Edit a Meeting Room's Layout|
|Add, Change or Hide Meeting Pods|
|Configure Audio Settings|
|Configure Webcam Settings|
|Restrict Access to a Meeting|
|OPERATING A MEETING|
|Open a Meeting|
|Change Participants' Roles and Rights|
|Give All Participants Audio Rights|
|Using the Presenter Only Area|
|Create a Layout in Prepare Mode|
|Record a Meeting|
|End a Meeting|
|View and Share a Recorded Meeting|
|Download a Recorded Meeting|
|Download Meeting Files|
|BEING A PRESENTER|
|Jumpstart for Presenters|
|Open a Meeting URL|
|Share Your Desktop|
|Share Digital Video|
|Share Flash Content|
|Using the Attendees Pod|
|Using the Q&A and Chat Pods|
|Creating a Poll|
|ATTENDING A MEETING|
|Jumpstart for Participants|
|Attend a Meeting|
|Use Communication Controls|
Adobe Presenter is an add-in for Microsoft PowerPoint that assists users in creating presentations that can easily be used in Connect. Documentation for Adobe Presenter is found here.