• BBSTATS DB Cleanup

    I attended the DevCon session titled "Database GPS-Finding Answers to Reporting Questions" presented by Jeff Boulier. During this session, I asked about clearing out old records from the activity_accumulator in the BB...
    created by brian.bealer
  • 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
  • CAS Authentication Initial Log In Screen

    I have configured CAS Authentication on a Q4 2016 CU3 Test Server. Initial Log In Screen shows Username, Password, and 'Sign in with third-party account'. What to change in configuration for Initial Log In Screen to...
    last modified by rs0048203
  • Excel online previewer in Box

    Hello, It seems that Box has announced a new feature for previewing Excel files. Is this feature going to be available in inline grading? Excel Online Previewer - Box    Thanks,  Hengameh#
    created by vosough.hengameh
  • Inline Grading and New Box View Update: June 2019

    As I mentioned in my May blog post, we will be replacing the New Box View experience for Inline Assignment grading for both the Original and Ultra experiences.  If you haven't read my previous post...
    last modified by juliahakes
  • Browse Cloud Storage button not working (Blackboard Learn)

    System: Self-Hosted, Learn Q4 2018 CU6   The Browse Cloud Storage button doesn't do anything when clicked on in Chrome. Looking at the inspector in Chrome, I get the following error:   Uncaught DOMExceptio...
    last modified by mb0070003
  • Default Course Notification settings

    In a SaaS deployment, with Original course view, how do I adjust the default course notification settings?  The instructions I found on BtB say:   "On the Administrator Panel in the Cour...
    last modified by jk0079712
  • Using Safari to Archive and Export

    When creating an archive or export of a course in Safari on a MacBook, the function appears to work, until the email shows up and there is no file attached.   Has anyone else experienced this?   I had a sim...
    last modified by kt0070132
  • [BITS] August 15, 2019 - Updating Content to Make Your Courses More Acessible

    Updating Content to Make Your Courses More AccessiblePresenter: Melissa Hortman, Assistant Professor & Director of Instructional Technology, Medical University of South Carolina  Thursday, August 15th &#...
    created by eschramke
  • [BITS] August 13, 2019 - Incorporating Student Feedback Before, During and After Your Course

    Incorporating Student Feedback Before, During and After Your CoursePresenter: Corrie Bergeron, Instructional Designer, Learning Systems Administrator, Lakeland Community College  Tuesday, August 13th –...
    created by eschramke
  • 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
  • *** 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
  • 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