How to install the Blackboard Collaborate Launcher

If you've accessed Collaborate previously, when launching a Collaborate session you will be offered the opportunity to update the Collaborate Launcher, whilst optional it is recommended to do so.


The first time you attempt enter a Collaborate session or play a Collaborate recording, you will have to download and install the Launcher. Please allow sufficient time before the session to do so, or you can download & install ahead of time using the appropriate link below.

Direct links to download Collaborate Launcher:

Click here to download the Collaborate Launcher for Mac (58Mb)

Click here to download the Collaborate Launcher for Windows (40Mb)


If you have installed the Collaborate Launcher and it's still not working, please see I can't get my Collaborate Session or Recording to open


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