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Student Technology

For students who wish to join a video teleconference using their own technology (tablet, smartphone, or windows based PC).

YOU MUST SUBMIT THE FORM BELOW

Before we get started please keep in mind, healthcare video conferencing is not as simple as Facetime, Skype, or other consumer products.  Due to security protocols we use specific technology to make video conferencing possible.

Requirements:

  • Headphones
  • Microphone
  • Webcam
  • You must test at least 3 days prior to the video teleconference you are wanting to join.

 

Tablets & Smartphones

You can join a UK video teleconference using any IOS device or Android Device.  *Kindle tablets are not compatible*

 

1.)    Go to the App or Google Play Store and download “Polycom RealPresence”

2.)    Once you have the app installed and launched you will need to uncheck, “ Register with Polycom” then proceed to the next screen

3.)    Click “Skip sign in”

4.)    You are now ready to dial.  For dial in information please contact Kyle Wooton (douglas.wooton@uky.edu) or Hayda Jimenez (Hayda.jimenez@uky.edu)

 

Computer Software (Windows Only)

We also have computer software that you can install to join a UK video teleconference. 

1.)   Go here: https://kytelecare.med.uky.edu/kytelecare-downloads

2.)    At the bottom of the page click on “Cisco Conference Me” under the Software tab

3.)    Once you have the software installed please contact Kyle Wooton (douglas.wooton@uky.edu) or Hayda Jimenez (hayda.jimenez@uky.edu) they will walk you through on how to connect.