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Happy Friday!   There have been a lot of questions circulating over the last few months regarding the Ultra experience for Learn and we've had a ton of valuable conversations to help collect feedback on what areas need more clarity. In case you missed Vivek Ramgopal's blog post from earlier this week, here is a direct link to help answer the top… (Show more)
The end of September marked the first 3 months of my new role as Chief Client Officer and President of Global Markets. I’m thrilled by the progress we’re making as a company and wanted to share a few highlights of the past quarter as well as what we’re looking forward to in the last months of 2019.   First, I wanted to share a couple of our big… (Show more)
Has anyone had students upload images through the Bb App with the new iPhone as a .HEIC file format?  The Box Viewer in the Grade Center is not compatible to view it.  I can save the file to my Mac and view it, but having some issues viewing the file on a PC.  Any suggestions?    
Do I have the ability to find out if a student failed to answer multiple choice test questions?  The student claims to have answered them, but the instructor found them not answered.  The student claims that they forgot to click the "submit" button.  
I am looking for help with testing/using the SSHA password encryption type in our SIS Integration Flat Files. The documentation states that SSHA is an acceptable pwencryptiontype, but the max length of the passwd field is 32 characters. Even the LIS 2.0 documentation shows the SSHA encryption type in the XML with a value of 40 characters prefixed… (Show more)
Considering a scenario where there is a customer with a courses in Blackboard Learn 9.1 instance and wishes to migrate/upgrade to Blackboard Ultra in future.   Here I would like to know and understand the following: What will it take to upgrade the Blackboard application from Learn 9.1 to an Ultra (SaaS) or to an On-Premise version? Are any… (Show more)
Click to view contentLogin pages are important.  There are many UX principles and security regulations that apply to them.  Among many good ideas, we want login pages to be aesthetically appealing and guard the main doors to the system.  It is best when users type in credentials to the same login page across the organization (such as in Shibboleth technology) instead… (Show more)
The first rule of upgrade club is that everyone talks about upgrade club.   The purpose of this thread is for anyone doing an upgrade this year to check in, state what version/platform they are on now, and to what version they plan to upgrade.  Maybe we can find some useful common ground and exploit some synergies?   At Southampton we will do an… (Show more)
Every semester, I have to make courses available to individual students who were assigned an Incomplete.  There must be a better way to do this than what I've been doing.  I make the course available, then go into the course and make all the other students unavailable.  This is very tedious and time consuming.  Any ideas?
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