HTML5 User Interface Update as of April 20, 2019
Supported Browsers: Firefox or Chrome on desktop and Safari or Chrome on mobile devices. Note: The new Conferences interface is not supported on Internet Explorer or Edge browsers.
To Learn More
Watch this 6 minute Big Blue Button – Moderator/Presenter Interface video
Watch this 5 minute Big Blue Button – Viewer Interface video
Check out the updated interface and new student engagement features in Canvas Conferences which integrates with the Big Blue Button (BBB) web conferencing platform. Key changes include:
- Cleaner user interface with new icons.
- Students can download presentations if presenter turns on the download option.
- Public chat transcript can be saved and downloaded.
- Multi-user whiteboard is available with user names displayed when drawing.
- Shared notes layout lets students collaborate to created shared notes during lecture and breakout rooms.
Watch the 5 minute BigBlueButton 2.0 Overview to see new features.