• Hiring: University of San Diego, Learning Design Center

    The University of San Diego has some aggressive goals with the implementation of several online degree and micro-credential programs over the next 5 years. Their Learning Design Center is looking for Instructiona...
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  • Message on test register about access violation

    While doing testing for meal plans in the upcoming fall term 2019, I have a register setup connected to our test server. I have the card configured related to a meal plan that involves 'retail combo,' or meal purchase...
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  • Q2 2019 upgrade

    I have a window to update Blackboard on our self-hosted environment on the 20 July 2019.   I've always upgraded to the latest edition of Blackboard Learn on that day and it's been very straight forward and I've ...
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  • Show us your course template!

    Similar to Chris Boon's ‘Show us your Blackboard’ post, I was hoping some of you might be kind enough to share some screenshots of your course templates. We’ve been inspired by speakers we’ve s...
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  • *** 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...
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  • Lynda.com Upgrading to LinkedIn Learning

    Just saw this document:   https://blackboard.secure.force.com/btbb_articleview?id=kA01O000000xUPs   It's timely because we're in the middle of our Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning upgrade. Things are "smooth...
    created by mr35101
  • 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...
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  • Attn: Starfish users in SaaS CD

    Good afternoon!   This post is targeting institutions who are in SaaS on Continuous Delivery and use version 7.1.x or 7.5.x of the Starfish building block.   In the Release Notes for 3700.5.0 (https://help...
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  • Updated: Changes to Java JDK and impact to Building Blocks in Learn SaaS

    Updated 18 July 2019   To address recent changes in Oracle’s Java support model, Blackboard Learn is transitioning to adopt a more recent version of Java, Java 11 JDK. Our new target for adopting Java...
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  • Who do users contact if their login to the community isn't working?

    One of my workmates is trying to log in into the community site but he cannot. He tried already asking for a password  and it did not receive anything. His account seems to be deactivated... Some time ago I would...
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  • BbWorld Swag from the Past

    Hello, Community!   As we head into BbWorld, I wanted to write up a fun blog post about the best BbWorld swag and tchotchkes (I had to look up the spelling) from the past. Any nominations? Pics would be great! ...
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  • Learn's Social Learning Tools, Cloud Profile no longer available 31 Dec 2019

    Effective December 31, 2019, the Social Learning Tools and Cloud Profile features of Blackboard Learn will no longer be available. As a part of our commitment to delivering a Learning Management Syst...
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  • 2016 Theme - My Bb, Logout

    Where do we change the colors of the My Blackboard and Logout areas in the header (2016 theme)? We have found everything else, just not these. We have an image displaying in the header to make it green, but it isn't s...
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  • APAC Learn Office Hours - July

    Thanks to everyone who attending the APAC Learn Ultra Office hours this week.  If you missed it, you can access the recording and the deck here.   We hope you can join us for the next meeting on 24th S...
    created by rochelle.vincent
  • Ultra Rubric Reports?

    Hi all -   I'm working with our institutional assessment coordinator and we are looking at Ultra's rubrics. In Original, we have the ability to run a rubric evaluation report, but we don't see anything avai...
    Mariann Hawken
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  • Social Learning Tools deprecated

    So, it looks like Blackboard is having a clear-out of older and less-used tools - after yesterday's announcement that Blackboard Open Content would be discontinued from 31st December 2019, I've read today that the Soc...
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  • Log Needs - Need your input PLEASE!

    From Jason Hardin As we continue our internal discussions about log access and the removal of the Kibana B2 we are looking for client input on the use cases having access to real-time system logs (SIS logs are separ...
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  • JS Hack for Adding Buttons to the Sys. Admin Panel (Course Screen)

    As discussed during the Learn Office Hours session on July 9, below is the link to download files that where demoed by Heather Crites. This is Javascript hack for adding the buttons onto the System Admin >...
    created by eg0041279
  • Microsoft Teams and Bb Learn

    Hello! I imagine there are many Bb customers here who also actively use Microsoft O365 products on a daily basis.  One particular product that I've been intrigued by is Microsoft Teams, especially since it incor...
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  • what does this text box actually do?

    I'm using the Learn 2012 theme. If you create a Content Area and enter it, you can click the chevron next to the title and choose Edit. You can then enter text in the VTBE, but it doesn't seem to show up anywhere...
    last modified by cw31362