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This page describes the optimal settings for your computer, and optimal setting for you to make the most of your Dale Carnegie live online course.

Tips to succeed in the online classroom

  1. Turn off email, phones, IM tools and clear distractions from your training area.
  2. Get into the game; participate! Prepare to be called by name.
  3. Raise your hand when you have a question or comment.
  4. Be patient waiting for a response to chat messages.
  5. If you leave the session, use the step away/step in button to let others know when you leave or return.
  6. If using a speaker phone, mute it until you want to talk.
  7. Eliminate background noise. Locate yourself away from other conversations, TV, music, pets, children, and coworkers.
  8. Go to a private room or cubicle for the duration of your session.
  9. Use a noise reducing headset and microphone.
  10. Have fun and engage others.

Basic System Information

Learning Platform: Adobe Connect
Browser Settings: JavaScript and cookies enabled on Web browser; ActiveX enabled on Internet
Internet Connection: High speed (DSL, cable modem, ISDN, T1)
Voice / Teleconference: Telephone headset recommended
Mobile Devices: Download needed; available at www.adobe.com/products/adobeconnect/ feature-details/adobe-connectmobile.html
Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, Android

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System Requirements

     Windows        Mac OS
  • 1.4GHz Intel® Pentium 4 or faster processor for Windows® XP or 7;
  • 2GHz Pentium 4 or faster processor for Windows Vista®
  • Windows XP, Vista, or 7 (32-bit or 64-bit edition with 32-bit browser)
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended) for Windows XP or Windows 7; 1GB of RAM (2GB recommended) for Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10, Mozilla Firefox 2.x or 3.x, Chrome
  • Adobe® Flash Player 10.1
  • 500MHz PowerPC® G3 or faster; 1.83GHz Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
  • Mac OS X 10.4-10.6 or 10.7.2 (Intel); Mac OS X 10.4 (PowerPC)
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
  • Mozilla Firefox 2, 3 or later; Apple Safari 2x or later, Chrome
  • Adobe® Flash Player 10.1


For additional information about the operation of your system using Adobe Connect, please visit: www.adobe.com/products/adobeconnect/tech-specs.html




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