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This article provides instructions on how to set file association to open the Blackboard Collaborate Launcher.zip file properly. Files of type ".zip" should be opened by the Archive Utility Application. It is possible for this type of file to become associated with another application, causing them to unzip incorrectly. Consequently, users cannot launch web conferencing sessions successfully using the Blackboard Collaborate Launcher.
Mac OS X 10.8.4 or later
To set file association to open the Blackboard Collaborate Launcher.zip file properly, follow the steps below:
Image 1: Go to the folder window
Image 2: The CoreServices folder
Note: Blackboard Collaborate Launcher.zip is normally found in your Downloads folder.
Note: If you don’t have right-click configured on your Mac, you can hold down the Control key to mimic an alternate click.
Image 3: Open with drop-down menu
Image 4: Change All... button
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