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Wimba Voice Tools

Give your web based classes a voice!

Perfect for language learning and creating vocal exercises in any subject, Wimba Voice Tools facilitates and promotes vocal instruction, collaboration, coaching, and assessment. These web based voice tools help to increase the interaction and student engagement level of any online class by allowing faculty and students to easily embed vocal interactions in their WebCT courses.

How do I get started?

  • View Demo sessions or request a one-on-one training session by emailing
  • Have a WebCT course shell to record and reply to voice messages in the course. If you do not have a course in WebCT submit a course shell request form.
  • Check Technical Requirements to make sure your home computer uses a supported Operating System, Browsers, Java versions and meets the System Requirements for Wimba Voice.
  • Call the Help Desk X7109 to run the Set Up Wizard on your office computer.
  • Request activation of Wimba Voice Tools in your course by emailing You should have completed the training before requesting activation of voice tools in your WebCT Course

You may check out a Headset from the Media Services in the library.

Where can I find instructions?

Step-by-step instructions to get started with the tools are provided as text documents and flash tutorials. If you have a question using these tools you may contact our Instructional Designer, Amarjit Kaur X5002.

Where can I get help?

If you are experiencing difficulty using any of the Wimba Voice Tools please contact the Technical Support Team 24 hours a day,7 days a week via telephone or e-mail:
US and Canada: 866-350-4978

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