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How to Use Adobe Connect

Enter an Online Tutor Session

Once you have downloaded Adobe Connect and Adobe Flash Player, you should be ready to attend an online tutor session. To do so,

  1. Click on the link provided on the tutoring schedule page. (There is a separate link for each course.)
  2. The link will direct you to a log-in screen.
    1. Select "Enter as a Guest" as the option.
    2. Enter Name.
    3. Click the "Enter Room" button.
  3. Await for a tutor to grant you access to the online meeting.
  4. Once access is granted, then you will be in the tutoring waiting queue.
  5. Once in the queue, a tutor will add you to their session as soon as an open spot is available. 

Toolbars and Tools

toolbar showing icons for sound, microphone, picture, and raised hand

Toolbar at top of screen 

Meeting tools which allow you to adjust volume, turn on/off your microphone, turn on/off your webcam, and show gestures to the tutor.

toolbar with icons for text color, text size, trash, add shape, undo, redo

Toolbar at left of screen 

Whiteboard tools will allow you to write on the whiteboard, add text, change font color and size, and switch between whiteboards. 

If you have any trouble using the tools, ask the tutor for guidance.