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Recorded sessions are saved as MP4s. Recordings include audio, any content shared or active speaker video, and the captions entered during the live session. If your session had more than one caption track, only the first available one is captured. Only moderators can record sessions.

Everyone can view the recordings from any device as often as they want. There are no view limits.

Recordings need to be converted into a playable format before viewing. The first time a recording is accessed the conversion begins. It may take a few minutes but once is has been done the recording can be viewed by everybody.

How do I find the recordings?

Recordings are saved on the same page you joined your session from.

  • From a web link, log into Collaborate and select Recordings.
  • From a Moodlerooms course, select the Collaborate activity to view the recordings.
  • From a Blackboard Learn course, select Course Tools and Collaborate.
  • From an Learning Tools Interoperability® (LTI) compliant Learning Management System (LMS), go to Collaborate and select Recordings.

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Can I download recordings?

Yes. If the moderator has allowed session recording downloads, you can now download recordings from the same place you view the recordings as well as on the recording play back page.