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Getting Started With Turning Accounts

Create a Turning Account, redeem or purchase a Subscription, register a response device and connect (LMS) UBlearns.

All students are required to create a Turning Account, redeem or purchase a Subscription, register a response device and connect (LMS) UBlearns to be credited for responding to classroom interactive/polling questions.

Create a Turning Account

 
  1.  Log in to UBlearns at:  https://ublearns.buffalo.edu/
  2. Click the Courses tab and select any course
  3. Click Tools and select the Turning Account Registration Link.  You will be directed  to create a Turning Technologies account.
  4. Enter your UB e-mail and click Create Account
  5. Check your e-mail and click the link to verify your Turning Account
  6. Enter your First and Last Name
  7. Select Student from Role dropdown box
  8. Create and confirm a password
  9. Check the box to agree to the User Agreement
  10. Click Finish
 
Welcome to Turning Point! - Complete following steps
  1. Select Get Started
  2. Subscription Code – All students must purchase a subscription code to participate in class
    1. Enter Code and Redeem if you have a Subscription card – OR -
    2. Select Continue to purchase subscription from online store  
  3. Clicker ID – Response device option that may be required by instructor
    1. Enter clicker ID found on back of Turning Technologies clicker – OR -
    2. Select Continue if using TurningPoint Mobile App
  4. Confirm Learning Management System (LMS) connection states UBlearns
  5. If no LMS connection complete steps 1 – 3 above
  6. Click Finish

 

 

Purchase a Subscription

 
All students must purchase a subscription to be credited with participation in classroom polling questions. TurningPoint Mobile ID(ResponseWare) is provided with every subscription purchase.
  1. Sign in to your Turning Account via UBlearns.
  2. From Profile menu find Subscriptions
  3. Select Purchase Subscription to view Online Store
    1. 1 term, 1 year, 2, 3  and 5 year options available
  4. Select desired subscription and Add to Cart to complete transaction
 

Register a Response Device

 
A Response Device is used to respond and a clicker ID is required to link your device to your account.
No clicker ID is required if using TurningPoint Mobile ID, included with subscription purchase
  1. Sign in to your Turning Account via UBlearns.
  2. From Profile menu find Response Devices
  3. Enter Clicker ID  - found on back of physical clicker device
  4. Select Add to register device

Learning Management System (LMS) Connection

LMS connection with UBlearns is required.

  1. Log in to UBlearns at:  https://ublearns.buffalo.edu/
  2. Click the Courses tab and select any course
  3. Click Tools and select the Turning Account Registration Link.
  4. Log into your Turning Technologies account to complete connection 

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