TurningPoint - How To Register a Clicker Device

This document will provide the steps necessary to complete the registration of a clicker device.

How to Register a Clicker Device

Clicker devices are often used in conjunction with course lectures, PowerPoints and questions.  Before a device can be used, it must be registered to the owner and a licenses for the software must be redeemed.  This tutorial will walk you through the three steps of completing the process.

Video Tutorial

Written Instructions

Step 1: Create an Account

  1. Go to the D2L course page for the course.
  2. Click the Register Here link available in the TurningPoint Widget
    Link location image
  3. Enter your UW Oshkosh email address into the space provided.
  4. Click the Create button.
  5. A verificiation email will be sent.  Check your email for the message and click the link in the email to verify your email address.
  6. Enter the necessary information in the registration form provided
    1. Verify your First and Last Name are entered in the appropriate fields
    2. Role: Use the dropdown to select Student
    3. Market: Use the dropdown to select Higher Education
    4. Enter and Confirm a password

  7. Read the License Agreement and Terms of Use documents.  If desired click the checkbox agreeing to the documents.
  8. Click Finish

Step 2: Register A Device

Note: This step is referring to a clicker device purchased through Turning Technologies or the UW Oshkosh Bookstore.  If you will be using a personal cell phone or other device, skip to Step 3.

  1. If you purchased a clicker device from the bookstore, enter the device ID (located on the back of the device) into the space provided.
  2. Click Register

Step 3: Register your License

  1. Locate your license activation code. 
    Note: If you purchased a clicker bundle from the bookstore, the license code is on a small card included in the box.  If you will be using your phone or other personal device, you may purchase a license through the campus bookstore, or online through Turning Technologies
  2. Enter the license code in the space provided.
  3. Click Redeem
  4. Click Finish

Step 4: Verify Registration

  1. Verify that your registration is complete by checking your Dashboard on your Turning Technologies account page. 
  2. If you are using a clicker device, you should see three green check-marks.  If you are using a personal device, you only need check-marks under license and LMS.
    Successful Clicker Registration Image
NOTE:  If you have used clickers in the past, please verify your license is still active.  A green checkmark will still display if a license is expired.  You need an active license for the product to successfully transfer grades to D2L. 

Additional Information:
  • You can purchase a license through the Turning Technologies Website.  Complete as much of the above process as possible.  When viewing your account page, click School Store from the navigation on the left.  You can purchase a license online with a credit card.



If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or helpdesk@uwosh.edu

Written Instructions

Step 1: Create an Account

  1. Go to the D2L course page for the course.
  2. Click the Register Here link available in the TurningPoint Widget
    Link location image
  3. Enter your UW Oshkosh email address into the space provided.
  4. Click the Create button.
  5. A verificiation email will be sent.  Check your email for the message and click the link in the email to verify your email address.
  6. Enter the necessary information in the registration form provided
    1. Verify your First and Last Name are entered in the appropriate fields
    2. Role: Use the dropdown to select Student
    3. Market: Use the dropdown to select Higher Education
    4. Enter and Confirm a password

  7. Read the License Agreement and Terms of Use documents.  If desired click the checkbox agreeing to the documents.
  8. Click Finish

Step 2: Register A Device

Note: This step is referring to a clicker device purchased through Turning Technologies or the UW Oshkosh Bookstore.  If you will be using a personal cell phone or other device, skip to Step 3.

  1. If you purchased a clicker device from the bookstore, enter the device ID (located on the back of the device) into the space provided.
  2. Click Register

Step 3: Register your License

  1. Locate your license activation code. 
    Note: If you purchased a clicker bundle from the bookstore, the license code is on a small card included in the box.  If you will be using your phone or other personal device, you may purchase a license through the campus bookstore, or online through Turning Technologies
  2. Enter the license code in the space provided.
  3. Click Redeem
  4. Click Finish

Step 4: Verify Registration

  1. Verify that your registration is complete by checking your Dashboard on your Turning Technologies account page. 
  2. If you are using a clicker device, you should see three green check-marks.  If you are using a personal device, you only need check-marks under license and LMS.
    Successful Clicker Registration Image


IMPORTANT Additional Information:
  • If you have used clickers in the past, please verify your license is still active.  A green checkmark will still display if a license is expired.  You need an active license for the product to successfully transfer grades to D2L. 
  • You can purchase a license through the Turning Technologies Website.  Complete as much of the above process as possible.  When viewing your account page, click School Store from the navigation on the left.  You can purchase a license online with a credit card.



If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or helpdesk@uwosh.edu

Written Instructions

Step 1: Create an Account

  1. Go to the D2L course page for the course.
  2. Click the Register Here link available in the TurningPoint Widget
    Link location image
  3. Enter your UW Oshkosh email address into the space provided.
  4. Click the Create button.
  5. A verificiation email will be sent.  Check your email for the message and click the link in the email to verify your email address.
  6. Enter the necessary information in the registration form provided
    1. Verify your First and Last Name are entered in the appropriate fields
    2. Role: Use the dropdown to select Student
    3. Market: Use the dropdown to select Higher Education
    4. Enter and Confirm a password

  7. Read the License Agreement and Terms of Use documents.  If desired click the checkbox agreeing to the documents.
  8. Click Finish

Step 2: Register A Device

Note: This step is referring to a clicker device purchased through Turning Technologies or the UW Oshkosh Bookstore.  If you will be using a personal cell phone or other device, skip to Step 3.

  1. If you purchased a clicker device from the bookstore, enter the device ID (located on the back of the device) into the space provided.
  2. Click Register

Step 3: Register your License

  1. Locate your license activation code. 
    Note: If you purchased a clicker bundle from the bookstore, the license code is on a small card included in the box.  If you will be using your phone or other personal device, you may purchase a license through the campus bookstore, or online through Turning Technologies
  2. Enter the license code in the space provided.
  3. Click Redeem
  4. Click Finish

Step 4: Verify Registration

  1. Verify that your registration is complete by checking your Dashboard on your Turning Technologies account page. 
  2. If you are using a clicker device, you should see three green check-marks.  If you are using a personal device, you only need check-marks under license and LMS.
    Successful Clicker Registration Image
NOTE:  If you have used clickers in the past, please verify your license is still active.  A green checkmark will still display if a license is expired.  You need an active license for the product to successfully transfer grades to D2L. 

Additional Information:
  • You can purchase a license through the Turning Technologies Website.  Complete as much of the above process as possible.  When viewing your account page, click School Store from the navigation on the left.  You can purchase a license online with a credit card.



If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or helpdesk@uwosh.edu

Written Instructions

Step 1: Create an Account

  1. Go to the D2L course page for the course.
  2. Click the Register Here link available in the TurningPoint Widget
    Link location image
  3. Enter your UW Oshkosh email address into the space provided.
  4. Click the Create button.
  5. A verificiation email will be sent.  Check your email for the message and click the link in the email to verify your email address.
  6. Enter the necessary information in the registration form provided
    1. Verify your First and Last Name are entered in the appropriate fields
    2. Role: Use the dropdown to select Student
    3. Market: Use the dropdown to select Higher Education
    4. Enter and Confirm a password

  7. Read the License Agreement and Terms of Use documents.  If desired click the checkbox agreeing to the documents.
  8. Click Finish

Step 2: Register A Device

Note: This step is referring to a clicker device purchased through Turning Technologies or the UW Oshkosh Bookstore.  If you will be using a personal cell phone or other device, skip to Step 3.

  1. If you purchased a clicker device from the bookstore, enter the device ID (located on the back of the device) into the space provided.
  2. Click Register

Step 3: Register your License

  1. Locate your license activation code. 
    Note: If you purchased a clicker bundle from the bookstore, the license code is on a small card included in the box.  If you will be using your phone or other personal device, you may purchase a license through the campus bookstore, or online through Turning Technologies
  2. Enter the license code in the space provided.
  3. Click Redeem
  4. Click Finish

Step 4: Verify Registration

  1. Verify that your registration is complete by checking your Dashboard on your Turning Technologies account page. 
  2. If you are using a clicker device, you should see three green check-marks.  If you are using a personal device, you only need check-marks under license and LMS.
    Successful Clicker Registration Image


IMPORTANT Additional Information:
  • If you have used clickers in the past, please verify your license is still active.  A green checkmark will still display if a license is expired.  You need an active license for the product to successfully transfer grades to D2L. 
  • You can purchase a license through the Turning Technologies Website.  Complete as much of the above process as possible.  When viewing your account page, click School Store from the navigation on the left.  You can purchase a license online with a credit card.



If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or helpdesk@uwosh.edu




Keywords:poll, student response system, Guide   Doc ID:59455
Owner:Sarah B.Group:UW Oshkosh
Created:2016-01-08 10:36 CDTUpdated:2016-01-29 15:58 CDT
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