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I am looking for a way to call our student information system to lift a sanction on a student upon them completing a quiz and get a pass mark.As this is preferably event based, is there any grade related extension that I can use? I got the idea of using extension from this article Blackboard Extensions and the Submission Service
We'd like to show our building block to a client but we need the machine to be turned on all the time.
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Hi to All, when I develop a Building Block, I'm used to add some dependencies (via Maven) which are required for the compile time and the run time, e. g.: spring-webmvc slf4j commons-lang (or commons-lang3) others... These jars are then put in the "WEB-INF/lib" folder of the packaged WAR file. What I'm wondering is if I can avoid adding… (Show more)
I'm writing this to announce an upcoming requirement for all Building Blocks (B2s). Currently Blackboard allows the following in a B2's bb-manifest.xml file. <permission type="" name="&lt;&lt;ALL FILES&gt;&gt;" actions="read,write,delete"/> The above allows the B2 to write to anywhere on the host file system.… (Show more)
I have a building block that I've deployed to both a test SaaS instance and my local Q4 2017 developer VM, and it includes the permission:   <permission type="" name="BB_HOME/apps/tomcat/temp/-" actions="read,write,delete" />   However, Learn is throwing access denied errors on writing to that folder.   Edited to remove… (Show more)
I had a support case recently to check the Custom Parameters being send from Learn via LTI.  My normal go to is as this works great for testing LTI both as a consumer and provider.   In my case I wanted to test using SSL and have a go with NodeJS.   Borrowing some of the code from the Signup List B2-to-REST Migration it was… (Show more)
After creating Assignments and test they are not displayed in the student todo list?
I'm getting the following error when I attempt to upload my building block.  Does anyone have a clue as to why this would occur?   Error reading 'name' on type blackboard.util.PermissionDisplayBean For reference, the Error IS is 7b33d99f-424a-4918-9ab4-8e874d97d264. Friday, January 12, 2018 2:31:45 PM EST   Any help would be greatly… (Show more)
Hello everyone,   Anyone can advise on how to disable auto-hiding of Course menu? This auto-hiding of course menu is causing difficulty to our instructors especially finding the invisible icon to expand it.     Thanks Jim
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