Upcoming maintenance at Blackboard’s data centre will result in interruptions to service. The work will begin at 2300 GMT on Friday 17 November, and will last six hours. See details for other time zones. During this time, there will be … Continued
The third party service used by Blackboard’s Inline Grading tool is being discontinued and replaced. If you use Blackboard’s Inline Grading to feedback on your students’ work, read on.
Please note that the Kaltura Screen Recorder will no longer be supported. If you are looking for a substitute for this tool, please see Panopto recorder client, which can be downloaded to your PC/Mac, by clicking here.
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
Email subscriptions to discussion board forums and threads are not working. Blackboard are aware of the issue. While we wait on details of a fix, you can use the Posts section of My Blackboard to view discussion board posts (as … Continued
When dragging and dropping content items, the items may scroll way past the bottom of the browser window. Blackboard are aware of the bug, but at the time of writing have no ETA on a fix. Workaround – Use keyboard … Continued
Some of our teaching rooms run projectors at a low enough resolution to trigger Blackboard’s responsive design mode. Instead of seeing a view of Blackboard like this: You will see one that looks like this… …which is meant more for … Continued
Instructors may be unable to access the contextual menu in cells in the last column of the Grade Centre. The arrow button only appears when the mouse is over the grade, but then disappears when you move it off the … Continued
When viewing a courses’s announcements, you will see an error if you are not enrolled. This only affects users school administrators who have access to view all courses in their school. Steps to replicate Log into Blackboard as a school … Continued
We’re now running the latest version of Blackboard – the Q2 2017 release. Here’s what’s new.