Recording with voicemailboard: Explanation for students
Thanks to Paul Goossen, Dalton Voorburg.
This instruction is written for a voicemailboard with an English interface. Please visit the
voicemailboard of your school. Under Section 8 you will find a glossary in various
Although it looks quite tough below, it's really very simple. What you need is a
computer with an internet connection and a headset or a separate microphone.
1] Go to the voicemailboard of your school. In the example we use an English forum of
the 'Vaklokaal Engels' in the Netherlands.
2] Click on the thread that applies to you, e.g. 03 Pronunciation I.
3] Ready to record?
Is your headset connected properly? This means that your speakers (green plug) and
microphone (pink plug) are connected?
Have you practiced and do you have your text in front of you? Click 'Reply' to begin.
5] Congratulations, you are now in the recording screen!
Perhaps you see a screen with the question whether you want to install the
software of Vimas first. Check 'Always trust content from the publisher' and
then click RUN!
6] Enter your name under 'Name'. You don't need to fill in the email address.
Click on the red Record button to record. Recording has started when you see the clock
running. Insure that your microphone volume is not set too high (Windows sound
When you are done, click the Stop button. Click Play if you want to listen to the
recording again. If you want to you can also record again. The new recording will
overwrite the previously made recording. When you are satisfied with your recording click
below on Post Message. Until that moment your voicemail message is not saved yet!
7] The message is not sent?
The message is not sent but instead of 'Post message' you see 'Please wait' and an circle
image is running? You probably clicked on CANCEL instead of clicking on RUN under point
5. Unfortunately you have to close your browser, re-launch it and record again. Note:
click on RUN when the Warning - Security appears!
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Subject Onderwerp Thema Theme
Answer Antwoord Antwort Répondre
Click the red Klik op de rode Klicken Sie die rote Click the red
record button knop voor een Taste für eine record button to
to start opname Aufnahme start recording
Name Naam Name Nom
E-mail E-mail E-Mail Email
Message Bericht Nachricht Message
Post message Plaats bericht Sende Nachricht Poster un message
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