• SafeAssign Algorithm

    Full disclosure, I'm not a system admin, but I'm hoping someone can help with a technical question. We recently did a training for adjunct faculty on using SafeAssign in their classes and a question came up about how ...
    last modified by ar0044571
  • 8 steps to prepare for Java 11

    (Updated 21 Nov with clarifications and status updates)   Over the past several months we have communicated that we plan to update your Blackboard Learn environment to Java 11. This important update can impact c...
    last modified by wweichel
  • Learn 3rd Party Building Blocks & Java 11 Readiness

    To address recent changes in Oracle’s Java support model, Blackboard Learn is transitioning to adopt a more recent version of Java, Java 11 Corretto JDK.  To find details regarding the targeted versions and...
    last modified by juliahakes
  • SafeAssign and the Blackboard Mobile App

    For the past few years, our faculty have been using SafeAssign more and more frequently, and although there have been some bumps along the way, the overall feedback has been that this is a useful tool.   A few ...
    last modified by ra0043350
  • Home Page Image Gallery

    Regarding our site, www.ulusd.org, I'm attempting to make an image gallery that is high(ish) resolution but much smaller in height than what we have there now. I can make a smaller image, but it tends to pix...
    last modified by mkauble@ulusd.org
  • Collaborate not working on VMware VDI

    Hello,   We came across unique scenario where collaborate fails to connect to a session when using VDI and have the VMware Virtual Webcam software installed.   If this driver is installed and you have a ca...
    last modified by ap0077477
  • Course Creation Strategy

    Taking a quick poll to see how other universities are managing course creation/provisioning for each semester.  It's a quick survey should only take about 5 minutes at the max. John Lane, Paula Lee, Matthew Deepr...
    last modified by edmond.puckett
  • 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
  • Managed Hosting, End of Life

    I just heard this announcement was coming soon.  Is it? Does anyone know?
    last modified by gw0046349
  • Show us your ... Learn Ultra Login Page

    Disclaimer: this is in no way derivative or inspired by other "Show us your ..." discussions created in the community.  (I think original credit for these "show us your" discussions goes to Chris Boon from&#...
    last modified by nc36270
  • Observers in Bb Learn Ultra

    We are using Bb Learn Ultra with Saas deployment, but still using original course view.  I recently had a request from a coach to be an observer user in Bb, so he can track his student athletes and their progress...
    last modified by jk0079712
  • Resubmit Assignments for SafeAssign

    Good afternoon all,   Is anyone aware of a way to resubmit assignments to SafeAssign when they don't appear to have been scored without asking the student to upload the paper again?     Thanks...
    last modified by er0045835
  • Is a new Learn theme on the way?

    We've been a bit slow to migrate to the 2016 theme and were thinking about doing so soon, but realized with a 2012 theme and a 2016 theme, that a 2020 theme (or similar) might be on the way. I've looked around, but ca...
    last modified by faith.jelley
  • Show us your... Blackboard accessibility statement

    You will probably have heard of the Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 October 2016 on the accessibility of the websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies w...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • Tests - Bad Question Fix

    I got stumped on this one - multiple choice question on a test, 4 possible answers, A,B,C,D - correct answer set to A. After all students have completed test, instructor realizes 1 question is flawed, both A and C are...
    last modified by christopher.daniele
  • Only 2 SaaS Planning Workshops left for 2019!

    As we approach the end of another busy year, I want to remind the Community that we only have 2 SaaS Planning Workshops left on the calendar for 2019. These 90-min virtual workshops are designed to provide you with st...
    created by jbanks
  • PollEverywhere integration

    Hello and greetings from Austria!   I recently joined the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna as Blackboard adminstrator. We are currently looking for an audience response system and are considering using P...
    last modified by sk0077920
  • Account Lockout feature

    Good morning!   I did a little testing on the new Account Lockout feature in 3700.14.0 this morning and thought I would share my findings. Please add with your own findings.  We are internally debating whet...
    last modified by heather.crites
  • Identity Verification Solutions

    We're looking to vet a few identity verification solutions against each other, and I'm wondering what other Bb clients have implemented.   We're looking for a solution that implements live ID verification, ...
    created by cc36297
  • "Collect" Blogs?

    Anyone know of a way to "collect' blog posts for a printout similar to the way you can "collect" discussion board threads?