• USB headsets - Can't connect to speaker, but will keep trying.

    Hi, I've been using blackboard collaborate for online courses through a university that I am attending. I've noticed that the software has a hard time connecting to the audio when I am using a USB headset. Specifical...
    last modified by peacekeeper
  • Fill in the Blank range

    I'm having trouble with the fill in the blank range for numbers.  It is not accepting any number that is entered. I've tried exact match, acceptable answer and pattern and nothing works.  It would also be he...
    last modified by tclifford3
  • Attendance and participation workaround in Ultra?

    I'm teaching a seminar section of a course this Fall and plan on using Ultra. Participation is a huge component of the course. I was hoping to use the attendance feature in Ultra - but I don't seem to have a good work...
    last modified by cs0080452
  • Question over Ninject, ASP.NET Identity and Entity Framework

      Hi all, I am wondering what is the best way to setup Ninject, ASP.NET Identity and Entity Framework? Normally (without Ninject) I would create my solution by separating the MVC project from Data project and thi...
    last modified by dmellomarfi
  • Online Courses & Publisher Content

    Hello, Bb Community. Recently, a colleague and I have been discussing the heavy reliance of publisher content by faculty who teach online courses. In these particular courses, the faculty rarely uses Blackboard and is...
    created by lcaden10
  • Collaborate - one session for two different course sections?

    One of my MBA faculty posed a question to me. This fall he is teaching two sections of the same course (a 16 week hybrid). He wants to create one session that students in both sessions can attend. I want to ...
    last modified by ddemelo
  • Bb Attendance

    Once an instructor adds Attendance for a course, is there a way to turn it off? 
    created by tcantrell
  • It's a Bb Pet Parade!

    This is definitely an off-topic discussion, hence the reason I am posting it in the Community Corner.   I know a lot of the Community members out there that have pets that support them while they support Blackbo...
    last modified by casey.eubank
  • 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
  • Guest access in Blackboard Learn 9.1

    Hello, I have developed a resource in Articulate Rise and I want to give access to our potential new learners, but without any additional logging.   We are using Blackboard Learn 9.1 and our platform is cloud-ho...
    last modified by mcgarcia
  • Percentage Complete

    Is there a way to create a calculated column that displays the percentage complete for the course.  So, regardless of the grade they receive, if the student complete 4/8 of the assignments in the course, their pe...
    last modified by jwelhan
  • Test not showing up in grade center ??

    VERIFICATION RE: TEST A student says she did submit her online test. There is nothing in the grade center. I checked the BB reports and according to this, the student never accessed the test. There is no submissio...
    created by cboudreau
  • Playing Video in Collaborate without screenshare

    Does anyone know if there is a way to play videos within Collaborate Ultra without using a screenshare?  I tried embeding video into PPT but it does not seem to work.   Thanks, Jason
    created by jp0070740
  • Course Templates

    Hi Folks,   We are looking to develop a set of course site templates to help instructors create and modify their VLE sites. We currently have a minimum template (see https://salt.swan.ac.uk/blackboard ) but we&#...
    created by l.osullivan
  • SmartEvals

    Would love to hear from anyone who is using SmartEvals with their instance of Blackboard.
    created by ch29891
  • Comments/Suggestions for Online Peer Review Video

    Hello, For the last year or so, I have started experimenting with moving all my peer review class sessions to an online environment. I am also constantly trying to create meaningful peer review sessions for my online...
    last modified by bsburford
  • Adding users to the course

    I was trying to invite students to my course and it did not work. I have tried two ways. I went to Users > Invite Users and paste in the email address of the user > Submit.I also tried to copy the sharable link ...
    last modified by kbakrim
  • Breakout Groups in Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

    Hi: I am an instructional designer at Austin Community College and we are working with faculty who want to use Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.  I have a question about using the Breakout rooms. (I have already don...
    last modified by michelleae
  • How can I go about creating a question type for a Blackboard test?

    Hey all! I am looking for a way to create a question type for a blackboard test. The idea of the question type would be that I would be able to integrate a external chemistry learning tool so that students can use tha...
    last modified by jg0078025
  • Blackboard Collaborate Glitch/Bug

    Not sure what to call it, or how to fix it. I've already tried re-installing with no luck.   Video: Gyazo - 9ee7ccc70acc2b62cd238b76899b8b80.gif 
    last modified by johnathonvelasquez