• 2016 theme: mobile action bar - reduce button size and improve layout?

    I've been testing the mobile theme for instructors a bit more lately and I feel that the action bar buttons in mobile view do not need to take the full width of the screen at least in landscape / tablet...
    created by mdeeprose
  • Learn 2016 Theme Issues & Fixes Master List

    There are a few issues with the 2016 theme but the fixes are spread out in threads here and on various mailing lists which makes it hard for people moving to the 2016 theme to know where to start/what to prioritise so...
    last modified by kevinoconnor
  • 2016 theme: highlighting certain control panel options

    We've had feedback from our customers that they would like the way to get to course copy more obvious.  I've been looking at different ways to do this, one of which is by customising the theme.  I have a few...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • 2016 Theme: Can Quick Links be made visible in mobile theme?

    The Quick Links button in the desktop ui brings up a menu showing page land marks that helps make navigation accessible.     The button seems to disappear when you are in the mobile theme.  I've trie...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • Unresponsive Hamburger (My Institution) Menu - 2016 Theme

    In the 2016 theme I get very inconsistent results with the hamburger (my Institution) menu at the top left of the screen; sometimes I can click on it fine repeatedly, sometimes it's unresponsive.     I kn...
    last modified by kevinoconnor
  • Theme Gallery: University of Southampton theme

    Main thread: Learn 2016 Theme - CSS gallery  Here is the current version of our theme, put together by myself and Sam Cole with help from the Blackboard community.  We put this together over two m...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • Tutorial: Simple customization of the Learn 2016 Theme using Syntactically Awesome Style Sheets

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    last modified by wweichel
  • Qwickly LTI

    Hello Has anyone come across issues when deleting placements within the Qwickly LTI. Apparently this is a known issue with blackboard https://blackboard.secure.force.com/btbb_articleView?id=kA370000000H1emCAC and t...
    last modified by eb0071065
  • TLC Europe 2019 - "Bluffer's Guide to Customising the 2016 Theme"

    A few weeks ago I posted: Thanks to the help of Ester Muñoz Aparicio, Rodney Hargis, Kevin O'Connor, Jeff Kelley, Ian Goh and everyone else who has posted in the Learn 2016 Theme Issues & Fixes Master List t...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • Keeping on top of things

    How does everyone keep on top f the updates that Blackboard push out?   I have mine set up so they are in their own email folder but often I find that its hard to keep up especially when I carry on with my proje...
    created by eb0071065
  • Learn 2016 Theme - CSS gallery

    Recently we received a great contribution to the process of 2016 Theme adoption.  Wade Weichel posted a tutorial, and associated files: Tutorial: Simple customization of the Learn 2016 Theme using Syntactically ...
    last modified by marissa.dimino
  • Bb Messages vs Email

    We are involved with a discussion on Bb Messages vs. Email, at our institution.  If your institution uses email, why was that chosen?  It would be great if we could continue the conversation with direct emai...
  • Community Tabs & Modules - Institution Page in Ultra

    As I continue to evaluate Ultra and Base Navigation, I see that the Ultra Institution Page is evolving with modules and links. I don't know if the intent is to bring these features up to the current customization leve...
    last modified by nc0046810
  • Blackboard app?Qwickly LTI

    Hello there   Has anyone had any issues using the blackboard mobile app and the Qwickly attendance tool? We have found that if we use the B2 with the mobile app, there is no issue, however if we use the LTI then...
    last modified by eb0071065
  • Accessing the Grade Center on iPad

    When accessing the Blackboard Grade Center on an iPad, users are unable to scroll horizontally to see additional columns. If the user turns screen reader mode on, users are able to scroll but can only view one row at ...
    last modified by aw35837
  • Customizing Available Course Structures

    I noticed that in the language pack zip file the course structures are present and can be modified. The file structure is almost clear. However I was wondering if some of you tried to customize them.   It would ...
    last modified by sc0076439
  • 2016 Theme - My Bb, Logout

    Where do we change the colors of the My Blackboard and Logout areas in the header (2016 theme)? We have found everything else, just not these. We have an image displaying in the header to make it green, but it isn't s...
    last modified by jb22661
  • Questions about making your own 2016 theme

    So as not to fill the brilliant thread Learn 2016 Theme Issues & Fixes Master List with my questions I will post them here.   Having decided that we will have to make a theme rather than just using the GUI b...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • Migrating 2012 Course Menu Colours to 2016 Theme Colours

    I was wondering if people have some advice on the steps involved in migrating course menu colours from the 2012 theme to the 2016 theme. I have a lot of the colours done in the CSS but how they interact with the GUI/c...
    last modified by kevinoconnor
  • Internet Exploder, indeed. (Learn 9.1, SaaS)

    About: Internet Explorer and Blackboard Learn don't play nice together. This article explains how to create a warning that will appear only for users who attempt to log in to your Blackboard environment using Internet...
    last modified by rh0071219