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Using Mobile Devices as clickers in Class for Students

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Logging into a TurningPoint App Session

  1. Open TurningPoint App on your device.
  2. Tap Sign In.
  3. Enter your UT Email and tap Sign In.
  4. Enter your NetID and UT Password. Tap Login.
  5. Enter the Session ID provided by your instructor in the Enter Session ID field.
  6. Tap Join Session.

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To prevent your phone or tablet from locking during a presentation, tap the menu, select Settings and tap the slider button labeled Prevent Auto-Lock (iOS) or Keep Device Awake (Android)

Logging into a TurningPoint Web Session

  1. Open a web browser on your device.
  2. Go to http://rwpoll.com
  3. Tap on Sign In in the upper right.
  4. Enter your UT Email Address and tap on Sign In.
  5. Enter your NetID and UT Password. Tap Login.
  6. Enter the Session ID provided by your instructor in the Enter Session ID field.
  7. Tap Join Session.

Responding to Multiple Choice Polling Questions

During live assessment polling, the question and answer choices are displayed.

  1. Tap the number or letter that corresponds to the answer choice(s).
    NOTE: You can change your answer while polling is open if the question is not set to only accept your first response. After polling is closed, the results are displayed.

  2. To view the question, tap QUESTION
  3. To return to the chart, tap CHART.

Responding to Short Answer, Numeric or Essay Questions

During live assessment polling, the question and answer choices are displayed.

  1. Tap the blank field next to Send. The on-screen keyboard is displayed.
  2. Enter your response.
  3. Tap Send.

If your answer was successfully sent, the message Response Received is displayed.

NOTE:  You can change your answer while polling is open if the question is not set to only accept your first response. When polling is closed, your answer is displayed.

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