1) Open your web browser and login to Moodle (https://courses.shorter.edu)

2) Open the relevant course

3) Click the Join Skype Meeting for Synchronous Learning link

4) If you are the Instructor, select Launch Application

5) If prompted, select:

  • Use Skype for Business (full audio and video experience)
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  • Click OK


6) You should now see the Skype Conversation window

7) Click  to start/stop your webcam


8) Click  to mute/unmute your microphone

9) Click  to present from your computer


10) Click  to leave the call

11) Click  to open the Meeting Menu

  • You will primarily use Start/Pause/End Recording and End Meeting

12) Click  to open the Conversation window for text based chatting


13) Click  to open the Participants window