Canvas have updated the Big Blue Button Interface so that plugins and extensions are no longer required.

Shared Notes in Big Blue Button now also includes additional functionality for formatting notes text.  Users can also export notes from a conference to a HTML, TXT, DOC, PDF, or ODC file.

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Big Blue Button is just of the tools which can be used for conferencing in Canvas.  Another you may like to check out is Zoom.  To set up your Zoom access at the University,  email staffservice@auckland.ac.nz

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