Member Center Computer Requirements - 2019 and older courses

The Member Center requires a web browser(i.e. Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge, etc.)  that can handle web standards and Javascript well. The best results come from using an up-to-date browser.  The Virtual Classroom requirements are a little more strict.

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Playing Versus Downloading Recordings - Electa

play download recordingsYou have two potential options when it comes to viewing the virtual classroom recordings: playing and downloading.

  • Playing: The server reassembles the recorded parts for you and streams it to your device.
  • Downloading: You download the recording file to your device first and then have your device reassemble it for you when you open the file via Electa.

The following table lists the options for devices.

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How do I update my computer or device for the Electa Virtual Classroom?

Android, iPad,  and iPhone

You will receive updates through Google Play or the App Store.

Windows and Macs

Your software is checked and updated every time you connect to the Virtual Classroom. If you are having trouble with a recording, you can use the button below to trigger an update.

Verify that Electa is installed and your computer or device can communicate with the test classroom.

I am having trouble listening to a recording on Electa

This article is about getting the audio to be more consistent and understandable. If you can't get the recording to work at all, please see the I can't run a downloaded recording article.

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I can't run a downloaded recording - Electa

If you have downloaded classes or recordings from the Member Center and cannot get them to run, open or launch, this may help.

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Electa Virtual Classroom and Antivirus Tools

This article mainly applies to Windows based machines.

Can't start the Virtual Classroom? Sometimes antivirus and antimalware programs, applications, or tools prevent Electa, the Virtual Classroom plugin from starting. You will usually see an error message stating that Electa failed to start.  If you see an error message that includes the words "connection" or "connect", please see Testing and Troubleshooting the Virtual Classroom.

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Connecting to the Virtual Classroom - Electa

We use Electa for our live online classroom. To access the classroom, you will need to install a small plugin on the computer or device you plan to use.  Just follow the instructions below.

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