• Managed Hosting, End of Life

    I just heard this announcement was coming soon.  Is it? Does anyone know?
    created by gw0046349
  • Informal course reviews at your institution

    I was wondering if anyone has a course review program (not affiliated with Exemplary Course/BB or QM) at their university.  We're contemplating having an opt-in program where the course is reviewed by an ID and I...
    last modified by mtalalay
  • Observers in Bb Learn Ultra

    We are using Bb Learn Ultra with Saas deployment, but still using original course view.  I recently had a request from a coach to be an observer user in Bb, so he can track his student athletes and their progress...
    last modified by jk0079712
  • Collaborate not working on VMware VDI

    Hello,   We came across unique scenario where collaborate fails to connect to a session when using VDI and have the VMware Virtual Webcam software installed.   If this driver is installed and you have a ca...
    last modified by ap0077477
  • Home Page Image Gallery

    Regarding our site, www.ulusd.org, I'm attempting to make an image gallery that is high(ish) resolution but much smaller in height than what we have there now. I can make a smaller image, but it tends to pix...
    last modified by mkauble@ulusd.org
  • Resubmit Assignments for SafeAssign

    Good afternoon all,   Is anyone aware of a way to resubmit assignments to SafeAssign when they don't appear to have been scored without asking the student to upload the paper again?     Thanks...
    last modified by er0045835
  • Learn 2016 Theme Issues & Fixes Master List

    There are a few issues with the 2016 theme but the fixes are spread out in threads here and on various mailing lists which makes it hard for people moving to the 2016 theme to know where to start/what to prioritise so...
    last modified by kevinoconnor
  • Learn 3rd Party Building Blocks & Java 11 Readiness

    To address recent changes in Oracle’s Java support model, Blackboard Learn is transitioning to adopt a more recent version of Java, Java 11 Corretto JDK.  To find details regarding the targeted versions and...
    last modified by juliahakes
  • 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...
    last modified by chrisboon
  • Welcome to the Open LMS user group!

    Stay tuned for updates!
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  • Is a new Learn theme on the way?

    We've been a bit slow to migrate to the 2016 theme and were thinking about doing so soon, but realized with a 2012 theme and a 2016 theme, that a 2020 theme (or similar) might be on the way. I've looked around, but ca...
    last modified by faith.jelley
  • Messaging

    For those that have switched, or are preparing to switch, to Ultra Base Navigation: how are you handling the Messaging feature? Our faculty are concerned about having to check multiple places for emails from students...
    created by la0051689
  • Show us your... Blackboard accessibility statement

    You will probably have heard of the Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 October 2016 on the accessibility of the websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies w...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • Discussion #1: Introduce Yourself!

    Tell us your name, role, institution, how long you’ve been using Blackboard Learn, your current deployment method (self-hosted, managed hosted, or SaaS), and what you’re looking to get out of this cohort p...
    last modified by jbanks
  • Introduce yourself

    Please introduce yourself to the Maryland Blackboard Users Group in this thread! Who are you, what do you do, and how do you use Blackboard? If you are new to the Blackboard Community, check out Community Help to rev...
    Mariann Hawken
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  • 8 steps to prepare for Java 11

    Over the past several months we have communicated that we plan to update your Blackboard Learn environment to Java 11. This important update can impact custom and third-party add-on tools leveraging the Building Block...
    last modified by wweichel
  • Rubric- download to print?

    Can you download a rubric via a zip file and then open it to print in on your own computer? 
    last modified by okalag2@uic.edu
  • Show me the Dates

    After watching today's recording, specifically where Wade was talking about being able to show upcoming content that isn't available yet to students, I found myself thinking about some of the challenges I face in help...
    last modified by troutv
  • Tests - Bad Question Fix

    I got stumped on this one - multiple choice question on a test, 4 possible answers, A,B,C,D - correct answer set to A. After all students have completed test, instructor realizes 1 question is flawed, both A and C are...
    last modified by christopher.daniele
  • Accessibility of Collaborate Ultra and Mobile Learn (apps & responsive web)

    Hello Bb Accessibility Community!   We folk over in the EMEA Mobile and Collaborate User Group are running a couple of sessions via Collaborate Ultra this Friday (Oct 25th) about the accessibility of Collaborate...
    last modified by ukeyream