Set up your computer for classes

1. Log into your account

First, please login (with username and password).

2. Set your time zone (Important)

In your account on the top page, it says Your current time is Asia/Tokyo.
Please click the [Change] link to change your time zone if you are not in Japan

3. Set-up the audio for the classroom.

Click on [Voip Lounge SAKURA] link on the left side menu in your account.
This is a classroom that can be used for audio tests (there are no teachers in this classroom).
Please plug-in your microphone and earphones before you click the link to enter this audio test room.

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Enter the Lounge and do the Audio Wizard Set up.

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Start the Audio Payback Test to test your earphone or headphone sound.
If you can not hear the audio message, click the drop-down button (A) to select another playback device.

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Next click on the Microphone Test (B) to test your speakers.
If you can not hear the audio message, click the drop-down button (C) to select another playback device.

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4. Reserve a lesson

See how to reserve a lesson - Lessons can be reserved from 7 days in advance and up to 17 hours before the lesson. Also when the lesson is less than 17 hours ahead, it cannot be cancelled.

5. Enter the classroom

When your lesson day and time comes, login to your account.
Click on [Go To Classroom] link (see screenshot below).
You will see the link to enter the classroom in the space at the top (see screenshot below).

Please plug-in your microphone and earphones before you enter the teacher's classroom.
Also, please read this troubleshooting page before taking classes.

classroom