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Hosting your room

Joining a live room
Joining a live room from a student perspective

If you followed all the steps from the previous chapter you will already be in channel page and will be able to see the button as shown below on the right hand side above the media list. If not please navigate to your channel.

Simply press the ‘Launch Live Room’ button to start hosting your Room.

Joining a live room.

If you previously created a live room or are joining a live room someone else is hosting for you there are two ways of finding the live room:

When the live room was created by yourself or you have been made a member/moderator or manager of the channel:

  • Log in to video.leidenuniv.nl
  • Sign in with your account.
  • Go to ‘My Channels’

  • Open the channel you enabled the live room on by clicking on its title/tile.
  • Press the ‘Launch Live Room button.

Joining a Live Room (from a student perspective).

When a channel is not set to private you can follow these following steps:

  • Log in to video.leidenuniv.nl
  • Go to ‘Channels’ in the menubar as shown below:
  • In the search-bar simply type in the name of the course/channel or part of it to find the channel.
  • Click on the tile with the correct channel name to open the channel.
  • Press the ‘Launch Live Room button.

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