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Apologies for the delay, link to the recording of the call that took place on September 18 while I was on annual leave.   Bb Collaborate 
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Every semester, I have to make courses available to individual students who were assigned an Incomplete.  There must be a better way to do this than what I've been doing.  I make the course available, then go into the course and make all the other students unavailable.  This is very tedious and time consuming.  Any ideas?
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Click to view contentOne of the most difficult aspects to using the REST API is mapping the entitlements in the swagger documentation at to the permissions available in the UI for creating a system role. Using this custom javascript bookmarklet makes this a lot easier. Here is the code:  … (Show more)
Modify the LTI Configuration setup to allow Course Staff Contact Image/Details to be passed to external providers when linking to their tools via LTI.  
A group of people on campus have begun talking about the use of texting as a natural form of communication with students in "Generation Z". While we've set up SMS Notifications in Blackboard ( that doesn't foster two-way communication. Is anyone aware of… (Show more)
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Kindly help in providing the correct writing of key answer involving random numbers in (Test Canvas) as a key answer.  the numbers are 23, 26, 27, 22, 10 , 7, 9, 8, 25, 24 , 19, 30 , 14, 3 I tried so many trials with adding [ ] or ( ) but i am not able to figure out the pattern match. kindly help as i have 120 students for grading such type of… (Show more)
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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)
Do I have the ability to find out if a student failed to answer multiple choice test questions?  The student claims to have answered them, but the instructor found them not answered.  The student claims that they forgot to click the "submit" button.  
Do any schools who use ILP also deactivate their students who drop classes. Currently this causes students to not be visible in the gradebook. We are looking into adopting ILP and are curious if the grade submission feature allows instructors to still see the total grade for these students who drop and submit a grade into banner.
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