• 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
  • Ally for Blackboard

    Do any of your institutions use Ally for Blackboard?  If so, how helpful are the reporting features?  Does anyone use a different service that provides a similar service?   Thanks, Steve
    last modified by ss0071976
  • 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
  • Where to get a SIGN-UP Building Block

    We are looking for a "Sign-up" / scheduler" building block or tool for our Blackboard Learn 9.1 2019-Q2 environment.  Does anyone know if something is available and if so how/where do I get it?   Thank...
    last modified by dc0077044
  • Where is attendance stored for Self-Hosted Blackboard Learn

    Our institution currently has Attendance enabled on a self-hosted instance of Blackboard Learn.  We're trying to determine where this information is stored on the self-hosted database.  Does anyone know wher...
    last modified by jd0083411
  • What web browser are you using?

    Hello my fellow Bb System Admins!   I'm sure this questions always comes up when trouble shooting an issue "What web browser are you using?" . As you know even though Bb claims that all web browsers work with Bl...
    last modified by ve0070998
  • "Collect" Blogs?

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

    Is there a way to incorporate CAPTCHA in Blackboard's login page?
    created by ja0070997
  • Grade Test by Question is not an option

    Help Wanted:  The drop down menu of a test column sometimes shows the "Grade Questions" option and sometimes it does not.  Under what conditions would the option not be displayed?  #Test #Grade #GradeQu...
    created by ep27676
  • 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
  • TLS 1.0 and 1.1

    Does anyone know the correct way to disable TLS 1.0 and 1.1 and what the correct and most up to date ciphers are to use? Or SHOULD TLS 1.0 and 1.1 be disabled?   We are running Q2 2019 CU4 (Release 3700.0.4-rel....
    last modified by trimble.john
  • SMS integration with Blackboard

    A group of people on campus have begun talking about the use of texting as a natural form of communication with students in "Generation Z". While we've set up SMS Notifications in Blackboard (https://help.blackbo...
    last modified by jh0043189
  • Continuous Improvement in SaaS

    With SaaS continuous delivery, Blackboard can quickly respond to specific issues that affect our users. We know problems with new releases could seriously impact teaching and learning, so we push new releases to Test/...
    last modified by dg35344
  • LTI Naming conventions

    Hello    Some of you may use LTI's in BB for the likes of Ally and qwickly, however does anyone have a way of identifying which link goes to were? In our SQL data base connection, we can only see  this...
    last modified by eb0071065
  • Is the "Default" authentication provider hanging for anybody else?

    We have noticed, without much pattern, that accounts authenticating via the "Default" authentication provider can occasionally take up to minutes or more to get past the login screen.  While "Default" is currentl...
    last modified by cc36297
  • Group athletes w/coaches as observers?

    I want to be able to give my athletic coaches the ability to see the players' progress/grades in Bb.  How do I group the  players and coach together?  I'm talking hundreds of athletes, so it c...
    last modified by jk0079712
  • Student Overview For Single Course

    I have an instructor asking why the student time in the course is different that the student activity by item in the course when running the Student Overview for Single Course.  Does anyone know why when the repo...
    last modified by ss0071976
  • Calling Blackboard Learn Ultra System Administrators!

    We are looking to interview system administrators who oversee Blackboard Learn Ultra at their college or university. Remote interviews (conducted online) will take place on Thursday, October 31, and last approximately...
    last modified by wmh
  • Notification Settings

    Are instructors/admins able to turn off notifications for a course so that students do not receive system generated notifications? or is it up to individual users to modify their settings to not receive the notificati...
    last modified by mr0053731
  • Test questions and submit button

    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...
    last modified by jk0079712