Adobe Connect

Acrobat Connect Pro is a flash based application that allows you to have real-time, multi-point meetings and class sessions that participants can access through a web browser. With Connect, you can share files, conduct polls, use a whiteboard, chat, and communicate using audio and video.

If you are interested in learning more about using Adobe Connect, please make an appointment and one of our technologists will be glad to assist you.

Hardware and Software Requirements

  • An updated browser: Windows XP
    • Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher (Windows)
    • Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or higher (Windows and Mac)
    • Safari 3.0 or higher (Mac)
  • A broadband Internet connection (384 kbps up/down or faster).
  • A headset or speakers for listening to audio.

Audio and Video Recommendations

There are several options in regards to headsets and webcams that can be purchased for your Connect meetings, such as Logitech and Plantronics. Quality of audio and cost are directly related when purchasing headsets or microphones. We recommend that you purchase something in the $30 to $50 range. The FCPE recommends Logitech webcams for use with Connect Meeting. Many webcams have built-in microphones. Please check manufacturer specifications.

Adobe Connect Tutorials

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For further information, please contact:

Faculty Center for Professional Excellence (FCPE)
Alumnae Hall, Room 123
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