• What's Your Preference - Webinar or F2F Training?

    Whether you are more responsible for classroom technology or fully online support, do you, personally, prefer to "attend" trainings online or in person? For me, I actually enjoy the face-to-face time for the sense of ...
    last modified by lt0079872
  • Link to an item in content collection when in an Ultra Document.

    I'm working on an Ultra course - I can't seem to see the option to add in an image from a content collection when I'm using a "New Document". It'll let me upload an image, link to an online image (so,  I can loca...
    created by ed0046157
  • Upload an Either/Or type of question

    Is it possible to upload an Either/Or type of question using a standard tab-delimited format file?   I checked out the standard support documents and they provide the codes for many of the types of questions (mu...
    last modified by martinmj
  • Embedding an MS Form, properly

    Hi there, I am embedding an MS Form in blackboard. The issue is that the actual form is not displayed, instead the following message is displayed, "Fill out the form" with a link to the form. This link then opens the ...
    last modified by catk
  • New Box View and digital annotation of student assignments

    There are several threads on the forum where the ongoing issues with the appalling piece of software which is New Box View have been raised.  My team have been waiting patiently for the long-promised improvements...
    last modified by andyr
  • Recordings for GAAD Follow the Sun Webinar Series?

    Hi, do you know where I can find the recordings of the four GAAD Follow the Sun webinars done on Thursday, May 16?
    last modified by sc0076439
  • To be able to have some students take Test A, B and C and other students to take Test X, Y and Z.

    To be able to have some students take Test A, B and C and other students to take Test X, Y and Z.   What is the setup in Blackboard to do that? 
    last modified by dgoomas
  • Crazy Point Choices in Rubrics

    I have a rubric with several content areas, and would like to assign points at 0.5 intervals. But the drop-down list of point choices is nuts. For example, one area is worth 4 of the 40 points in the assignment. My po...
    last modified by searing001
  • Alternative to Blackboard Tweak

    We have used the Blackboard Tweak (https://tweaks.github.io/Tweaks/index.html) for 3-4 academic years. Now that our University is moving Bb Learn to the SaaS environment, Tweaks no longer work. Is there an alternative...
    last modified by keadkins
  • Certificates text

    Dear all, I have placed a certificate in a course, which students can print out if they have passed several tasks. The certificate writes that the student has successfully completed the course (it prints out the cour...
    last modified by p-lbachmann
  • Item Layout Issue

    Maybe you can shed some light on this. It seems whenever I add a link in Blackboard an invisible line break is added that shows up. As an example, I’m re-linking files in a course master. The original look...
    last modified by plandrey
  • download results

    Is there a way to export individual question answers for every student, organized into columns?  For specific student assessment questions, I’m trying to calculate answers by student using this format. ...
    last modified by june.haldeman
  • Add alignment to content

    Hello! When you edit a file, under FILE OPTIONS, it asks if I want to Add alignment to content   Add alignment to content Yes  No       Can somebody explain me what that does? I c...
    last modified by p-lbachmann
  • Have you ever encountered a rubric association disappears after grading?

    Hello,   I have just ended a 30-minute call with an instructor who didn't stop cursing and yelling after a claim that an associated rubric he used in grading just disappeared from the assignment, leaving him wit...
    last modified by weldin
  • 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
  • Automatic emails to students based on attendance?

    Hello,   My university has Blackboard Learn, and I would like for Blackboard to automatically generate notification emails to students when they reach certain amounts of absences. If possible, I'd even like it t...
    last modified by kylevegh
  • Giving students access to individual files in a big class

    Hi Everyone,   Let's say I have a class of 100, and a folder in the Content Collection with 100 files (.txt, .xls, etc.). Each file has a unique dataset, and I want to give each student read access only to the f...
    last modified by kscoles
  • 2-in-1 Laptop and New Box View

    Hi everyone!  I know that Microsoft Surfaces have issues with New Box View, but has anyone tried laptops that have touchscreens, that are considered 2-in-1?  Do those have issues with grading or do they get ...
    last modified by skajpust
  • EesySoft Support tab is near Submit button

    I would like to check with other institutes that uses EesySoft Support package.     I've just received a feedback from a lecturer that the EesySoft support tab icon appears to be rather close to the Bl...
    last modified by lwl2
  • Tools compatible with LTI

    Hello everyone! I just joined this community. Well, I understand that in Blackboard Ultra there is no option to embed creations made in applications such as Prezi or Playbuzz. My question is if you know similar tools ...
    last modified by jsando