Accessing the BrightTALK Presenter Screen as a channel owner
If you are the channel owner you can access the presenter screen by clicking on Manage for your talk and then Launch BrightTALK Presenter screen.
Accessing the BrightTALK Presenter Screen as an additional presenter
If you are an additional presenter, you should have received the presenter instructions from the organiser. Please click on the BrightTALK presenter link, you'll need a BrightTALK user account in order to be able to access this link - https://www.brighttalk.com/presenting, you’ll then be asked to Enter your PIN. Once this has been entered, you’ll have the option to Launch the BrightTALK presenter screen.
Using the BrightTALK Presenter Screen
When the Launch BrightTALK presenter screen button is clicked, will have the option to Enter as presenter or Enter as observer. You’ll also be able to test your system, more details can be found here. https://support.brighttalk.com/hc/en-us/sections/360004724613-Presenting-a-talk
By entering as a presenter, you’ll see the navigation options on the presenter screen. On the left hand side you have the option of muting your audio, switching your camera on and off as well as adjusting your device settings.
The right hand side navigation includes:
Questions from audience:
Live chat support
You also have the option to share your screen at the bottom of the page.
Please Note: Apple have introduced additional security measures within MacOS Mojave and Catalina. You will need to ensure that screen sharing is allowed to be used by 'Google Chrome'.
You can update your security permissions by opening 'System Preferences':
Select the 'Security & Privacy' option, navigate to the 'Privacy' tab, and choose 'Screen Recording' to reveal the option to allow 'Google Chrome' permission:
When you are ready to go, hit Start presenting, make sure your audio is not muted and your camera is on.
You can switch to a screen share as and when you wish.
The timestamp at the bottom will then tell you how much time has elapsed. When you are finished, click End presenting. You'll have a warning just incase this was clicked by accident. If you'd like to end the talk, click Yes, end talk now. If not, click Cancel.
Once the talk has ended, you'll see this message: 'An on-demand version of your talk will be available in your channel soon'.
You can have up to 4 presenters in a BrightTALK talk. Here’s a snapshot of how this will look for your audience.