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Every Blackboard Partnership includes a Behind the Blackboard account. Behind the Blackboard gives you access to all of our knowledge base, downloads, including the DVM and full installers, support bulletins, announcements, and product updates. You can also market your product in our Extensions Catalog.   For about $2K/yr (pro-rated based on the…
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We are trying to make an LTI Tool Provider for embedding content via ContentItemSelection that should support grading as well. Since version 3400.1.0 it seems that this should be possible if you use placement type Course content tool with both Support deep linking and Allow grading checked (we are using v3400.3.0). We created a placement with both… (Show more)
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I have a  Building block, i am addging feature to launch LTI with different placement. I have added a system link to launch. I am making use of BasicLTILauncher. Its working but opening LTI in new window. I want it to open in the iframe. I tried many ways but it does not works. Here is the sample code i am using.   HashMap<String,String>… (Show more)
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Let's take a content item in a Blackboard. It has html content. When that course is exported to a CommonCartridge 1.2, this content item is exported as an item that has a reference to a resource. That resource has a href link to a separate html file that has the html content of that content item. Again that exported common cartridge is imported… (Show more)
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Our recently upgraded Bb SaaS instance contains support for Gades Journey with several new related 'Tools & Utilities' which includes:  Grade Journey REST API Tester does anyone have any examples of accessing this API ? It is not documented in the same way that the Bb API is documented.   I do not know how to actually use this REST API Tester… (Show more)
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Hi there,   I'm developing a buildingblock that requires a few simple database schemes. To populate them on install, I've created a post_schema_update_sql script.   This works perfectly fine on my local dev VM, but when I try and install it on our test server I get the error at the bottom. It seems the test environment can't find the sql script,… (Show more)
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You can view these documentation packages directly in HTML using the following links. You can also download the packages and access earlier versions of these documents through Behind the Blackboard on the Download Files page for each release. If an API is not shown in the publicly available documentation, it is not a public API and it's use is not…
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Hi,   I am just starting to evaluate our B2's against Learn 9.1 Q2 2018 (self-hosted) and on installing the first B2 I have received the following message: This Building Block specifies certain Permissions in its manifest that will be blocked in the next release. The source code needs to be fixed : java.util.PropertyPermission:… (Show more)
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