The CUClickers student response system utilizes a program called i>clicker to poll students and a program called i>grader to view results. You will only be downloading a .zip file that once unzipped is a folder called iclicker Win v6.1. This folder has the i>clicker andi>grader applications —no installation process is necessary.
After downloading the CUClickersWin.zip file, double click on the icon.
In the window that opens, you will see a folder called iclicker Win v6.1. Drag this folder onto the desktop to extract the files.
The Copying... progress bar will display, as shown to the left.
Once the Copying process has completed the iclicker Win v6.1 folder will be accessible.
Inside the folder you will see the i>clicker and i>grader programs.
Click Add Course to add your first course to i>clicker. You will need to add a course for each class that you plan on using i>clicker with.
Enter your class information like seen below and click Create.
Check your course name. If you wish to change it, click the Edit button.
In the Frequency Code section, set the frequency for the classroom you will be teaching in. Click here for a list of classroom frequencies.
In the Course Management System section, make sure that General (no CMS specified) is selected.
Now look at the Server URL text field. Make sure that there is text entered into this field by default. If there is not, enter:
This will allow you to synchronize remote IDs with students' names in the i>grader program.
While in Settings and Preferences, you can set your remaining preferences for Polling.
Save these settings by clicking on the Set for Course button.