Linking Zoom in a Blackboard Learn Course (How-to)

Link Zoom to a Blackboard Learn course for students to be able to join meetings for your course.

Please note if you have not logged into zoom with your Drake credentials already, please go to to this url https://drake-edu.zoom.us and sign in with your Drake credentials. This will create your account. This only needs to happen once. After your account has been created, you may follow the steps outlined below.


Linking Zoom to a Blackboard Learn Course via Tool Link 

1. Open the course where you would like to add Zoom.

  1. Hover over the + and select Tool Link.
Blackboard course tool menu

 

2. Complete the Add Tool Link options.

  1. Name: Enter the title to be displayed for the Zoom link in your course navigation.
  2. Type: Select the option that matches the label you designed during the initial setup, eg. Zoom Meeting.
  3. Available to users: Check this option for students to see and access Zoom meetings for the course.
  4. Click Submit to save and apply settings.
Zoom tool link menu

 

3.Relocate Zoom menu option.

  1. The Zoom link will appear at the bottom of the left navigation menu. Click and drag the navigational arrows to the left of the title to relocate the Zoom link in the menu.
Move zoom tool menu
 

For additional help or technical support, please submit a ticket.

 

Linking Zoom to a Blackboard Learn Course via Content Menu

1. Open the course where you would like to add Zoom.

  1. Select Content from the left navigation bar. Navigate to Tools > More Tools > Zoom Meeting.

Blackboard content tools menu

 

For additional help or technical support, please submit a ticket.

Details

Article ID: 111346
Created
Tue 7/7/20 11:58 AM
Modified
Thu 1/21/21 1:03 PM