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 release dates please review the latest announcement details. As with prior Java version changes, it is generally expected that Building…
Last Wednesday, our Lynda.com integration suddenly stopped working. Has anyone else experienced this too? The error message received is: Before you can browse lynda.com content, your Blackboard System Administrator must configure the lynda.com Building Block with valid API keys. Error message: Invalid Hash. This appears after accessing Build… Show more
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 presented a few times on how I approach doing this kind of upgrade at various BbWorld, TLC and user group events. This year will be… Show more
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 what version they plan to upgrade. Maybe we can find some useful common ground and exploit some synergies? At Southampton we will do an… Show more
Important Announcement: Changes to Java JDK and impact to Building Blocks in Learn SaaS View the updated blog post here View the Java 11 FAQ for Partners here The new target release timeframe for SaaS Continuous Delivery Client-Test environments is mid-July 2019 Technical Content for Partners Learn Saas: An In-depth Release Schedule Has…
All imported documents e.g. HTML Files that are uploaded in an Ultra course open in a new tab. When clicking on a link to a document file in an Ultra course a new tab appears. For accessibility reasons, the document e.g. HTML page should appear on the existing tab. I had submitted a Case #04189966 with Behind Blackboard and they were able to…
Hi there We are trying to integrate a qr code scanner into an LTI tool. Our tool link is going to need access to the phone's camera. When running on desktop, our tool successfully opens and starts scanning qr codes: And when we open the tool page in the phone's Chrome browser: The problem arises when we attempt to open the tool in… Show more
Currently, instructors are unable to view SafeAssign originality reports if Anonymous Grading is enabled for an assignment. Being able to verify if a student's work is original is a material factor in assigning grades. It would be nice if instructors could view the reports for items that have anonymous grading enabled.