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Blue Underscored Links provide direct access to specific areas of Collabratec.  See Overview video for review of features and most recent changes!
  
Improvements to the Platform based on your feedback :
- 2021: New Dashboard features - Ability to add Favorite Workspaces and Communities; Pending Actions section (see separate tab for these features); New co-owner role and moderator assignment UI streamlined; Community nesting + Project Track project management tool added to workspaces (see workspaces for more info); Notifications/Messaging dropdowns moved to Blue Bar to enhance multitasking; Vastly Improved Workspace Invitation UI; Support Center LIVW Chat button for Members; Ability to paste screenshots in Messages, Comments, Replies; Badge Progress Notifications.
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2020: Member Console; Enhanced Badge alert; Mentoring Program easy access; Comments/Replies allow images/links; NEW Simplified Email communication preferences (14-Aug); Easy file upload, file history tab;  Featured posts, Badge visibility/sharing, Workspace notifications filter and Moderator assignment; User Guide tab on 9-dots 
- December 2019: 
My IEEE tab moved to top; improved file management.
- November 2019: 
Customized IEEE Member Section information page; Streamlined post area; Drag-n-drop images 
- August 2019: Dashboard - all services accessible from one page
- June 2019: The 3 main functions moved to the top blue bar; Other functions moved under the 9-dots; left nav. area re-purposed; search improved, includes posts search.

 IEEE Collabratec is an integrated online community platform where technology professionals can
discover, connect and collaborate --- all in one central hub. 

The IEEE Collabratec platform is available to all technology-minded professionals. IEEE Members receive added benefits and expanded functionality (more below). IEEE Collabratec is Mobile Responsive!

Visit the IEEE Collabratec Users Forum* to ask questions and engage with others including staff to learn more about the platform features.

IEEE Collabratec provides you the ability to:

  • Find all of your customized IEEE Section information at the touch of a button (My IEEE)!
  • Accentuate your professional identity among your technical peers to showcase key accomplishments.
  • Connect with global technology professionals by technical interests, IEEE-affiliations, authorship, region and more!
  • Engage in conversation in Community forums* focused on technical and other important subject matter, such as: Women in Leadership, Artificial Intelligence, Membership, Entrepreneurship,  plus many more!
  • Brainstorm, plan and Collaborate in user-created shared workspaces (formerly groups).
  • Post technical articles and event-related multimedia to spark discussion.
  • Access robust networking, collaboration, and authoring tools specifically suited for technology-minded professionals.
  • Upload your CV/resume to help find your next career opportunity. (See Opportunities section of this User Guide for more information).
  • Search for and stream relevant events using the many available event filters.

 For IEEE Members:
  
  • Download and print your Member and Society Certificates right from your profile!
  • Find other IEEE Members using the exclusive IEEE Member Directory under the People tab.
  • Find or become a mentor** to accelerate your career development or guide others from your experience.
  • Join exclusive communities based on IEEE or technical society membership.
  • Enhance your profile with an IEEE member grade badge.
  • Take advantage of expanded workspaces where you can develop your research and projects.
  • Join the IEEE Membership forum to ask questions and learn about exclusive offers.

For Researchers and Authors:
  • Join the IEEE AuthorLab to get answers to your authoring questions and participate in relative discussions. 
  • Create your own virtual working groups for projects and research.
  • Save time by effectively managing documents related to your projects.
  • Enjoy easy collaboration and co-authoring from virtually anywhere with documents that are stored in your Library.
  • Use tools to manage your references.
  • Enjoy integrated search of IEEE Xplore®, a powerful resource for the discovery of scientific and technical content.
  • Create, edit and collaborate on documents using Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft Office 365 or LaTeX documents using IEEE Overleaf, an integrated LaTeX editor.

 IEEE Collabratec can be accessed from a compatible browser and is mobile-responsive (see 'Mobile' tab on the menu). Supported browsers:
  • Internet Explorer 10
  • Mozilla Firefox 27
  • Safari 7
  • Chrome (update enabled)

The following options must also be activated within the 
browser:
  • Cookies
  • JavaScript
  • CSS styles


Guided Tour - IEEE Collabratec Features/Improvements

YouTube Video


IEEE Highlights of the 22 July 2021 Release

IEEE Collabratec 2020 Use Case Testimonial




IEEE Collabratec Feature Overview (auto 3-min version, no sound)

(must be updated with new top blue bar; most other items are the same)

Screenshots

Top Blue Bar -NEW as of 24 March (click to enlarge):
Home Activity Page (click to enlarge):


NEW IEEE Member Console


Section Gateway
 

Your Dashboard:


New streamlined Post area including photo drag-n-drop

 
 Major Changes:

As of 12 June, IEEE Collabratec was re-designed a
s 'mobile responsive'. This means the size of your screen determines the optimal rendering and function access of the platform. From your moblie device, using a compatible browser like Chrome or Safari, you can bookmark the URL and/or add it to your home screen.

1. The 3 major functions - People, Communities and Workspaces (formerly Groups) were moved to the top blue bar. The "Home" area where you can find your Activity Stream is now accessed via the top left Collabratec logo.

2. Remaining left nav functions are now accessible from the 9-dots and associated drop-down menu.
    - The User Guide/FAQ and Feedback buttons are now located under "About IEEE Collabratec"
    -  Your Profile stub is now in place of the former left nav menu 

3. Search Experience improved as results are bucketed for easy access with minimal scrolling and includes searching for specific posts.

4. In the August release, a dashboard is available. The dashboard is accessible from the dashboard icon which replaces the message and notifications icon on the blue bar (the number which appears is the sum of the number of notifications and messages) By selecting the dashboard icon, you can access everything that is yours: notifications, messages, communities, workspaces, opportunities, network (people), library and badges earned.

5. In the November release, your IEEE Member Section Gateway page became available (top screenshot)

5. See Screenshot below labelled "Streamlined Posting' available 16 Sept..






Look for other big changes coming to improve your experience with IEEE Collabratec.