Adobe® Connect™ is a web conferencing platform for web meetings, eLearning, and webinars.
Adobe Flash Player is required for use of Adobe Connect. View the Adobe Connect Technical Requirements/Recommendations
Navigate to http://meet.maine.edu and enter your UMS (@maine.edu) userID and password.
Click here to test your computer prior to attending a meeting.
- USB Microphone Headset
- Webcam/Video Camera
- Required Bandwidth: 512Kbps for participants, meeting attendees, and end users of Adobe Connect applications.
- Connection: DSL/cable (wired connection recommended) for Adobe Connect presenters, administrators, trainers, and event and meeting hosts. Satellite or Dial-up modem connections will not be adequate. A wireless connection is not recommended for best performance.
Roles within Adobe Connect:
Host – this role is REQUIRED by licensing agreement and must be present in the room during use; typically the instructor; this user has full ability to use any of the virtual tools, promote other users or demote user roles.
Presenter – the role is designated for anyone needing the ability to share materials (screen, files, etc) in the meeting; could be a guest or student.
Participant – typically the student; passive role with limited abilities until granted tool access by Host.
University of Maine System has a sitewide license with Adobe Connect. The system supports up to 100 simultaneous users.
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