Collaborate Ultra - Best Practices for using PowerPoint Slides

This document provides some best practices when using Collaborate Ultra, especially with PowerPoint slides.

Best Practices for using PowerPoint files in Collaborate Ultra

Courtesy of the University of Edinburgh

When creating PowerPoint slides to be used during a Collaborate Ultra session, please consider the following:

A recommended alternative is to convert your PowerPoint file to PDF format. Then upload the PDF to Collaborate. The PDF will upload quicker and easier than a PowerPoint file.

Another option, though sometimes more difficult to manage, is to use the Share Application/Screen option instead of Share Files.

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