Plugin BigBlueButton

Use this wiki plugin, introduced in Tiki5, to invoke a BigBlueButton in a page.


Introduced in Tiki 5. Required parameters are in bold.
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Preferences required: wikiplugin_bigbluebutton, bigbluebutton_feature

Parameters Accepted Values Description Default Since
name text MeetingID for BigBlueButton. This is a 5 digit number, starting with a 7. Ex.: 77777 or 71111. 5.0
showattendees alpha Enable or Disable the display of attendees list. y
showrecording alpha Enable or Disable the display of video recordings. y
prefix text Unregistered users will get this token prepended to their name. 5.0
number text The phone-in support number to join from traditional phones. 5.0
logout url URL to which the user will be redirected after logging out of BigBlueButton. 5.0
voicebridge digits Code to enter for phone attendees to join the room. Typically, the same 5 digits of the MeetingID. 5.0
welcome text A message to be provided when someone enters the room. 5.0
recording 0
The recording starts when the first person enters the room, and ends when the last person leaves. After a period of processing (which depends on the length of the meeting), the recording will be added to the list of all recordings for this room. Requires BBB >= 0.8. 0 5.0

You should give both tiki_p_bigbluebutton_join, tiki_p_bigbluebutton_create and tiki_p_bigbluebutton_view_recordings permissions on the room (not globally). This is useful in case the BBB server is rebooted.


{bigbluebutton name="Room-Number" prefix="Guest: " voicebridge="Room-Number"  logout="URL-of-the-logout-page" recording="1"}

You can see an example at Live. Below is a screenshot: