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iClicker Classic for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Formerly iClicker 7. Simple, fast, local data storage. Works with the iClicker student app, iClicker 2 remote, and iClicker+ remote. This is a custom version created for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Requires Windows 7 with .NET 4.0.3 or newer, Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9.5) or newer, or Linux (Ubuntu 12.04, 14.04 LTS, 16.04 Xenial LTS 64-bit versions) or newer.



Instructor Support

The iClicker instructor support site includes a wealth of information that will help you get started with iClicker or become an iClicker power user.

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Instructor Kits

Complete the instructor kit order form to order an instructor kit which includes an iClicker base, instructor remote, and student remote. Instructor kits are only necessary if any of your students will be using clickers. If you’re using mobile only, a kit is not needed.

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LMS Guides

For additional LMS synchronization help, view our step-by-step LMS Guides.

Software Training

We offer regularly scheduled training sessions for both iClicker Classic and iClicker Cloud. View the training schedule to find a session that works for you.


iClicker ID Finder

The iClicker remote ID Finder is a simple application that accepts students’ votes and then displays the iClicker remote ID on the instructor’s base LCD. This is useful in situations where the iClicker remote ID is illegible.

iClicker Base Firmware Utility

Utility for checking base firmware version, updating the iClicker Base to the latest firmware version (currently v6.02), and setting a fixed frequency on the base. NOTE: your base must be a minimum v4.05 firmware in order to update to v6.02. (The minimum for iClicker Classic and iClicker Cloud is v5.04).

Student FAQs

Q: How do I register an iClicker remote?

A: Please register your iClicker remote directly in your Learning Management System.

Q: How do I create an iClicker student account?

A: Visit https://app.reef-education.com (or download the iClicker student app from the Apple or Google app stores). Click Sign Up or Create an Account. Follow the instructions to create your free student account.

Q: Should I purchase an iClicker remote or an iClicker student app subscription?

A: iClicker offers the option to participate in class using either an iClicker remote or the iClicker student application. The iClicker student app allows you to participate using an iOS device (e.g., iPhone or iPad), Android device, or a laptop or device that supports a modern web browser (e.g., Windows phone).

Which option you purchase will largely depend on how you prefer to participate in class. If you choose to purchase an iClicker student app subscription, it is recommended that you first verify that your instructor allows the use of laptops and/or mobile devices in class and that s/he intends to “Enable” the course for mobile use.

Q: How do I purchase an iClicker remote?

A: iClicker remotes can typically be purchased in your campus bookstore. Please check your course list or ask your instructor how to attain an iClicker remote.

Q: How do I purchase an iClicker student app subscription?

A: Visit https://app.reef-education.com (or download the iClicker student app from the Apple or Google app stores). Click Sign Up or Create an Account to create an iClicker student account. If you have not already created an account you will receive a 14-day free trial. After the trial expires you will be prompted to purchase a full iClicker student app subscription. If you do not have access to a credit card you may be able to purchase an iClicker student app access card from your campus bookstore.

Q: Where can I get help with iClicker remotes or the iClicker student app?

A: For additional help with iClicker remotes and/or the iClicker student app visit support.iclicker.com