Please note that there is a scheduled Rolling Restart on Aston Blackboard System for Wednesday 30th May at 1am BST. This is a necessary task to be undertaking to avoid future performance issues on the Blackboard database environment. We don’t expect … Continued
Author Archives: Neil Cocklin
The following video shows you how to apply specific Test/Quiz settings to specific students or groups. Subtitles/Closed captions are available in the video player and a full transcript is also available to download (pdf). PLEASE NOTE: This video was updated 05/05/2018.
The following video shows you where you can drag and drop multiple files to make uploading content to Blackboard quicker and easier. Subtitles/Closed captions are available in the video player and a full transcript is also available to download (pdf).
The following video shows you the very simple but often useful “Course to course navigation” feature. Subtitles/Closed captions are available in the video player and a full transcript is also available to download (pdf).
Welcome to the first in a number of quick tip posts, that highlight a specific tool or feature that might be useful to you. The following video shows you how to customise the “My Course” panel on the Welcome page … Continued
Some students are having a problem with using Blackboard on mobile devices. The theme uses a responsive layout that looks at the size of your screen and shows you a version of the site that fits your screen best. In … Continued
Please note that on Sunday March 8th between 1am and 5am GMT there will be maintenance work taking place on Blackboard. During this time there will be disruption to the service meaning you may not be able to access the … Continued
Some of you maybe aware that tutorials section of this web site heavily relies on linking to content within help.blackboard.com. We do this so that we don’t have to re-invent the wheel every time there is Blackboard update. Blackboard have … Continued
Over the last couple of weeks we have been working on up dating all of the Blackboard tutorials. This was a substantial amount of work that I’m pleased to announce has now been completed. All the tutorials are now correct … Continued
SignUp lists have been fixed. More information Since the recent update to Blackboard the SignUp lists feature has not been working correctly. All existing lists can still be accessed for information purposes but no new lists can be created at … Continued