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We STRONGLY recommend that you pre-configure your computer and test your connectivity to our Elluminate Live servers in the location you will be using prior to the session. First, ensure that the computer you will use satisfies the minimum system requirements. Make sure you have your microphone, USB speakerphone or headset working properly with your computer to take full advantage of the audio capabilities during the session. This may be optional for some so please check with the organization or instructor moderating the session you will attend. You must have are administrator rights to your computer so you can install the required software. If you are unsure, please contact your system administrator or technical coordinator. If you are having trouble connecting contact your system administrator for assistance. You may be experiencing a firewall or proxy issue. Your computers personal Firewall may need to be set to allow an Elluminate session (or be turned off). Elluminate version 9.6 is designed to support all functions within a session on the following systems:
Microphone and speakers (headset with microphone) required
In order to maximize the enjoyment and utility of your distance learning experience, we require the use of a USB headset if you plan to access your online courses from a desktop personal computer. Most laptop PCs come with integrated microphones and therefore do not require a headset. However, for your comfort, you may still choose to invest in a headset for use with a laptop PC. Logitech offers several affordable, dependable headsets as does the Microsoft corporation in addition to several smaller vendors. These headsets are available for purchase through any electronics store. These headsets come in a variety of styles and price ranges. Please remember to balance price with utility according to your own comfort level. There is no need to pay a premium price in order to get the maximum benefit from your online educational experience.
In addition, all clients require: