• Community Tabs & Modules 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
  • Help! How to set up a goal set?

    I work as a content developer for a course in my institution. The institution uses CourseSites for its couses' management.   In CourseSites, my role is an instructor. There is a rule in CourseSite that an Instru...
    last modified by eduqanh
  • Opinion Scale Likert

    Is there a way to use the Opinion Scale/Likert in the Test environment in Blackboard (I tried to do this by choosing Opinion Scale/Likert when creating a test, but it reverts back to Question type)?  Or is there ...
    last modified by deborahwyman
  • How is your institution using Eesysoft analytics to improve courses?

    Our institution has recently rolled out Eesysoft and it looks promising. I'm wondering how other institutions are using the analytics reports and if there are strategic initiatives that use this data to improve course...
    last modified by beyondtool
  • Content editor HTML vs. PDF?

    I have been working on updating a large number of online courses and am trying to be consistent from one course to another with regards to the general organization and the format that I use to post instructional conte...
    last modified by jbehnke@fdu.edu
  • Custom Achievement Badge Images course copy issue

    Hi all,   I realise Achievements is not the most robust of Bb's tools - but I've recently found an issue related to custom Badge Images after performing a course copy in Learn 9.1 Q4 2017 CU6.   After copy...
    created by dm36310
  • End of Life announcement for Blackboard Open Content

    I've just received a notification for the End of Life for Blackboard Open Content (xpLor) as of 31st December 2019, with Maintenance Support Mode from 30th June 2019 - see https://blackboard.secure.force.com/apex/btbb...
    last modified by chrisboon
  • Bb test question type to allow file or text submission

    Bb Test Question Types... Has anyone figured out a way to allow a student to submit either a file or text on a test question.  The file question will not allow text and the essay question doesn't allow file atta...
    last modified by cw35197
  • Chemistry Notation Quizzing

    Is there a way to construct a test that allows students to answer using the LaTeX tool that will be auto-graded? Our chemistry professors would like students to practice chemistry notation without the need to manually...
    created by plandrey
  • VLE supporting learning & teaching at the course/programme level

    Our institution is currently looking at ways in which Blackboard can support a programme level approach i.e. being able to facilitate learning, teaching and assessment at the level of course/programme rather than indi...
    last modified by sheftom
  • Accessing a Blackboard exemplary course

    Does anyone know how to access a Blackboard exemplary course to view it?
    last modified by fk36757

    Does anyone know of a good HTML/CSS Blackboard course.  I would really like to be able to manipulate my content and Blackboard doesn't like all the standard HTML/CSS codes.
    last modified by gdwilliams
  • Requesting a copy of an online/hybrid course certified with ECP or QM

    Hello everyone,   The University where I work is partnered with Blackboard Learn and Quality Matters. I am certain that online instructors at the same university would very much appreciate this if I could share...
    last modified by krystal
  • Can an SVG be displayed in an 'item', retaining its links?

    I have an SVG file with embedded social media links that I would like to add to course pages. When I add it as an image (<img), it loses the clickable links. I understand <object and <svg tags to not work in ...
    last modified by deluxe
  • Linking Inline to Content Collection Causes Line Break

    Article No.: 000047533 Issue Description: If a link to a Content Collection file is created on text in a VTBE, it causes a line break.   Is this issue driving you nuts?   Here's a workaround: 1. Put y...
    last modified by hathersmeth
  • Share Your Instructional Design Documents/Policies

    Hello Everyone- It seems like everyone works the instructional design process a little bit differently. At my school we have been all over the place with the instructional design process. Early in the program we wer...
    last modified by mh22766
  • Multiple attempt test with 2 grade scales?

    I am trying to find a way to create a single test with 2 possible attempts. If the first test is passed with a 70 or above there is no need to for a second attempt. If the test is failed with a 69 or below, I would li...
    last modified by derek.j.reyes
  • On the Discussion Board, how do you get subsequent replies to an original post to display automatically. The headings of replies used to display as an indented entry on the list, and then later one had to click

    On the Discussion Board, how do you get subsequent replies to an original post to display automatically? In previous editions of Blackboard, the headings of replies and the name of the replying student used to display...
    last modified by gregorydonovan
  • Have you created a course template based on quality standards, such as Blackboard ECP or QM?

    We often have clients asking about using templates as a means to improve overall course quality. I'd like to be able to share who's doing this and why. Please add comments and share any details, resources, ideas you h...
  • Looking for Help! Bb Organizations and Landing Pages

    I hope the community can point me in the right direction. Several years ago at a Bb World presentation I attended a session where the university used a HTML web page as a landing page inside of an organization. It loo...
    last modified by rs0069227