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Due to recent security alerts from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), please make certain to update Java and Adobe Flash on the computer that you are using. Read this Alert from the DHS to learn more about how to safely update Java.
Many recording activities on OLLy require the Flash plug-in. If you haven't updated flash recently, it may have been disabled. Go to this Security Bulletin page from Adobe to learn more about how to safely update.
We recommend using one of the following browsers* in 32-bit mode for quicktime player compatibility:
5.0 or higher
Get Firefox for Mac or PC
Get Chrome for Mac or PC
*Note: Other modern browsers may work but if you experience any issues, try using one of our recommended browsers.
OLLy stands for Online Language Laboratory. It's a Moodle-based LMS, that is designed to help our language teaching faculty deliver class materials online to students and to help our students upload materials for our faculty.
You can log in to OLLy by entering the username and password assigned to you during your Multimedia Lanuguage Lab Orientation.
You can get help with OLLy by calling us at (415)618-3787, or by dropping by one of our Multimedia Labs at 180 New Montgomery, Rooms 200 and 202 during Open Access Hours.
Our labs are open for language classes from 8:30am to 6:30pm, Monday through Friday. Open Access times are available from 8:00 to 8:30am, 11:30 to 12:00pm, 3:00 to 3:30pm, 6:30 to 8:00pm, Monday through Friday, and Saturday and Sunday from 10:00am to 4:00pm except during campus closures and holidays.