Wimba Pronto

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Wimba Pronto is the only instant messaging system designed for educators to advance and promote learning.  Wimba Pronto includes unique features to specifically benefit students, teachers, and educational institutions including:
Wimba Pronto is the only instant messaging system designed for educators to advance and promote learning.  Wimba Pronto includes unique features to specifically benefit students, teachers, and educational institutions including:
*Blended Audio and Video Conferencing
*Blended Audio and Video Conferencing
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===Install Pronto===
===Install Pronto===
After downloading Wimba Pronto from the step above, run the installer.  You can now use Wimba Pronto.
After downloading Wimba Pronto from the step above, run the installer.  You can now use Wimba Pronto.
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Revision as of 15:58, 19 August 2009

Wimba Pronto is the only instant messaging system designed for educators to advance and promote learning. Wimba Pronto includes unique features to specifically benefit students, teachers, and educational institutions including:

  • Blended Audio and Video Conferencing
  • Application Sharing
  • State-of-the-art Whiteboard
  • Queued Chat for Tutoring and Office Hours
  • Automatic Population of Classmates and Courses
  • Instant Access to Campus Services
  • Instant School-Wide Notifications
  • Universal Accessibility
  • Spanish Language Preference

For more information visit the Wimba Pronto Product page.

Contents

Wimba Pronto Installation

Login to eLearn

Visit www.stevens.edu/elearn and login to view your classes. Click on the channels link in the top right corner of the page as shown below.

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Add External Courses Channel

Check the box next to "External Courses" and Save as shown below.

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New Link

eLearn will now have a new section on your main page called "External Courses" with a link to Wimba Pronto. Click this link.

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Signup for Wimba

Your pipeline username should carry over from eLearn into the first field. Fill out this form and Submit. You should receive an email confirmation. Click the link in this email to activate your account.

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Download Wimba Pronto

When you activate your account from the email confirmation, it will bring you to a page with the following button to download Wimba Pronto.

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Install Pronto

After downloading Wimba Pronto from the step above, run the installer. You can now use Wimba Pronto.

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