• 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...
    last modified by heather.crites
  • Bulk Unenroll from courses

    We have had Learn for 4 years and over those fun 4 years some staff users have accumulated a lot of enrolments We have Inst Hierarchy created and could potentially give users quick enrol access which allows them to...
    last modified by mb27350
  • Configuration for Java VisualVM monitoring...

    We've done this in the past, but the old servers that had the specifics of what I'm looking for is long gone. Does anyone know what the specific flags/configurations in bb-config.properties are to enable monitoring us...
    last modified by raphael.ferreira
  • Managing REST Integrations in Learn: The REST Integrations Tool for System Administrators

    Learn REST Integrations Tool for System Administrators Overview of the REST API Integrations Tool Create an Integration Managing your REST Integration Edit a REST Integration Running an Integration ...
    last modified by rh0068002
  • How to Manage My Courses Effectively Over Years

    Hi all, our college has set up a course catalog every academic year, said "2017-2018" and "2018-2019" to reside the courses years by years. However, this leads to an issue that there will be tones of courses under My ...
    last modified by sc0069549
  • Creating an attempt on a column without associated content

    Hi,   Recently we are facing some issues with the Attempts API. In particular, we the API allows to create a new column not associated with any course content (actually, the "contentId" field is ready only), usi...
    last modified by ji0079770
  • In which tables of the database is the information of Institutional Hierarchy?

    I need to read from the database the node information and the course-node relationship. In which tables can I find this?
    last modified by cv0054064
  • Ultra: Add ability to have partial credit for fill in the blank questions

    Under review
    0 votes
    As the title says, we need the ability to have partial credit for fill in the blank questions. A fill in the blank question could be just a simple sentence worth 1 point - however more often at our institute, they com...
    last modified by th0048134
  • 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...
    last modified by wweichel
  • Download Assessments

    Open for voting
    119 votes
    This would provide an option to make assessments available offline for students in the form of a PDF to download and/or print.
    last modified by brad.evans
  • Expand adaptive release rules

    For future consideration
    0 votes
    Many of our users like the adaptive release feature.   I'm often asked if it would be possible to make material disappear when certain criteria are met.   Additionally I would like to see whole menu items ...
    last modified by mdeeprose
  • 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...
    last modified by emunoz
  • Unread discussion posts to me and unread messages

    Under review
    0 votes
    We would like to see an API that will return unread discussion posts as well as unread messages for a specific user.
    last modified by dm29445
  • Help Desk Manual?

    Hello everyone!   Does anyone have a manual/guide/wiki for new Blackboard help desk employees that you are willing to share or provide information about?  I'm looking for a reference guide to help new and i...
    last modified by pt32238
  • Anyone using Bb Enhanced Profiles?

    We are looking for ways to improve student engagement and are exploring profiles.  Has anyone else promoted this to students?  What utilization are you seeing?  We have reviewed the help docs but, they ...
    last modified by cw35197
  • 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! ...
    last modified by vivek.ramgopal
  • 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...
    last modified by wweichel
  • How to a web link  using rest api

    Can some please help me with how to create a web link inside a course using Rest API. 1.which method need to be used? 2 . Input parameters(Payload) of the method. 3 Response 
  • Limit grading to group

    In a lot of our courses we see an increased use of groups within the course. Courses are getting larger and work is being divided over multiple teachers. A popular request is to modify the list of students that is av...
    last modified by a.l.naber@rug.nl
  • How to find discussion threads that need grading

    Hello All,   We're attempting to determine all of the threads in a graded discussion forum to join with the gradebook column/attempt. The attempt table logs the very first entry in the graded discussion forum, b...
    created by chrimac