• *** Upgrade Club 2019 ***

    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 wha...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • LTI Tool Generation for Ultra Navigation

    Ultra Navigation is a wonderful feature, which is a modern gateway to online learning with Blackboard.  Would you like to add more resources in the Tools area or grant to those resources access to students or fac...
    created by smachaje
  • REST : 20 Minute Complete Setup Guide

    Good afternoon,    If you are interested in REST, but don't know how to get started this is for you. I've created a shareable notebook with all steps needed to go from NO REST experience / integration to mak...
    last modified by md0049252
  • Archive Restore

    I am wondering if anyone has a good solution for restoring archives without a live Blackboard instance. Coursesites doesn't seem to work.   Would love to see what anyone else out there is doing if anything>
    last modified by rm37198
  • Ideas for Course Creation / Organization

    Is anyone using the "parent-child" option to connect rosters and grade books with course shells?  I am trying to figure out how I want to re-organize my course creation / setup.  Right now I do it in about t...
    created by jp0070740
  • 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
  • Statistics reports - automatic?

    I have been tasked to run the Multi-course User Participation Report daily.  Is there a way to tell Bb to run this every day, without having to remember to go in and manually "run" it?
    last modified by jk0079712
  • Is there a way to disable Browse Cloud Storage?

    Hello My fellow System Admins,   Is there a way to disable the "Browse Cloud Storage" option in Assignments. I had an instructor contact us that her students were submitting their documents to the drop box assig...
    last modified by ve0070998
  • Transferring a badge to Mozilla backpack?

    Has anyone ever gotten the error that this achievement has not been earned - when trying to transfer a badge to Mozilla backpack? The students can see that they've earned the badge and they hit the "publish" badge to ...
    last modified by kg30558
  • Preferred Name

    Has anyone ever mapped over a preferred name for students? For example a John Parker would want to be known as Jack even though his legal name is John.  If so could you share how you did it?  Did you use oth...
    last modified by mg0078274
  • Any Idea how to hide a Bb course link in portal site with out "Disabling"

    Hello My fellow System admins,   Our institution uses Colleague and our workflow is ILP. Now our faculty and students access Bb through their portal site. Once they click on the link to their courses it redirect...
    last modified by ve0070998
  • Updated Learn Migration Information Gathering Building Block

    We are happy to announce that the Learn Migration Information Gathering Building Block has been updated to provide Ultra Base Navigation and Courses compatibility/equivalency information.  Install the Building Bl...
    last modified by sherynanthes
  • Information Gathering Building Block File

    Information Gathering Building Block File (.war file)
    last modified by sherynanthes
  • Learn SaaS Information Gathering Workbook

    last modified by jamesefraserbb
  • Banner Integration for Elearning LIS 2.0 with Blackboard

    Does anyone else use Banner Integration for Elearning with blackboard for importing users/courses/enrollments?  We currently do however I have noticed that not all of our enrollments seem to get mapped up and can...
    last modified by hd35399
  • Learn 2016 Theme Styling Issues

    I'm running into a couple of issues when styling our Bb instance using the 2016 Theme. First issue is in the course menu . Whenever a link is clicked on, a border (or possibly outline?) shows up around the link, but o...
    last modified by mb0070003
  • Qwickly LTI Link Mobile

    So has any one tried this yet?   I can confirm that the link is now working and not grayed out. We are still getting an error 500, which I have put a ticket into Qwickly, but this is promising stuff for us and I...
    last modified by eb0071065
  • Enterprise Survey Clean up

    Hi,   We have rollout the Enteprise Survey for all School/faculty since few years back but had never done the clean up.    I notice it's quite tedious to delete one by one from the GUI as there is no o...
    created by es0056001
  • Blackboard and Changes to Oracle Licensing for Java

    This weekend I was prompted to update Java on my laptop. Following the update was an announcement about changes to licensing for Java. Details at Java Future Release Notices   No doubt, Blackboard will obtain a...
    last modified by feeney.linda
  • Skipping SAML End SSO Page

    Hi All,   We create SAML provider in our BlackBoard to allow users to be authenticated by another IDP provider and it is successfully authenticating the users but the problem comes when the user try to logout,...
    last modified by halhaidary