Blackboard Collaborate (Mac): Unable to share screen

Sometimes Apple computers need explicit permission given to applications before they will function properly. Here is how to fix any screen share issues with Blackboard Collaborate.

You will need to know the browser you are using. The most common browsers on Apple devices are Safari, Chrome, and FireFox.

  1. Open System Preferences the select the Security and Privacy icon.

    Example of what the Security & Privacy icon looks like
  1. Within this menu, on the left side, scroll down to Screen Recording.
  1. In the bottom left, select the lock icon and enter your username and password to make changes.
  1. Click the checkbox next to your browser's icon (such as Chrome).

    Example of where these icons are located within the settings window.
  2. Click the lock icon again to save changes.

Keywords:blackboard black board collaborate mac apple macbook imac screen blank cannot can't can not share black unable class canvas   Doc ID:100001
Owner:Larissa H.Group:UW Stout
Created:2020-04-02 15:43 CDTUpdated:2020-04-03 10:29 CDT
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