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  1. Blackboard Sound Issues

    Symptoms Sound check passes when running the Audio Wizard in Blackboard, but when in a live session is distorted. Resolution For a workaround please lower the sample rate in the volume settings as shown below. Step 1: Step 2: ...
  2. What are the Minimum System Requirements?

    Florida Virtual School courses make use of a wide variety of features and technologies, such as Java, Flash, HTML5, CSS2/3, and depending on the course, other specialized components that help you achieve a more immersive learning experience.   ...
  3. "Cannot Connect to Speakers" error displayed when launching Blackboard Collaborate

    Please follow the steps below: In the Start Menu select Control Panel Select Sounds On the Playback tab, select your output device     NOTE: This will be the same output device you select to use in your Blackboard Collaborate ...
  4. Pasco eSchool Canvas

    Some of the courses in the Pasco eSchool franchise are using a program called Canvas (a.k.a. Adobe Connect) to deliver live lessons. This program is not supported by FLVS and requires a separate login. If a student requires support of this program ...
  5. Miami Dade Student Portal

    The Miami-Dade portal is a platform that students from the Miami-Dade school district utilize to access their Florida Virtual School courses. Accessing their course(s) from the portal involves authentication between the Miami-Dade portal and VSA or...
  6. Installing and downloading the Blackboard Launcher on a Mac

    This article provides instructions on installing and downloading the Blackboard Collaborate Launcher. The launcher offers Mac OS X 10.8.4 and later users an easy way to join web conferencing sessions and play recordings by using a known and stable v...
  7. I cannot re-launch a Blackboard collaborate session in Windows

    Below is a list of items that you will want to check or perform if you are having issues with accessing a Blackboard Collaborate Live Lesson (For Windows Users).  The document covers, 1. Verification that Java is installed, 2. Verification...
  8. Blackboard Elluminate/Blackboard Launcher

    For instruction on how to set up and configure Java and/or the Blackboard launcher application, please contact the FLVS IT Help Desk at 800-374-1430, option #2 , or submit a help ticket at help.flvs.net . ...
  9. Software/Hardware requirements for accessing FLVS courses

    Parents and/or students can determine what software/hardware are required to access an FLVS courses at:   http://flvs.net/areas/faqs/Pages/HardwareRequirements.aspx ...
  10. MovBand -Movband issues or Movband Cord Physical Damage

    MovBand devices are no longer supported within FLVS HOPE or Personal Fitness Courses.