All taught modules have been “created empty” for 2017/18 on Aston’s Blackboard VLE. In addition, instructors are now enrolled onto their respective modules by SITS. If you are missing modules on Blackboard, please contact your school SITS administrator in the first instance, in order for them to add you as an instructor via SITS. New Continue Reading…
Our annual upgrade is scheduled to begin on 30 August 2017.
Blackboard Managed Hosting will begin work at 2100 BST, it will take up to fifteen hours to complete.
You may have experienced issues accessing Blackboard this morning: A small number of clients are reporting intermittent connectivity issues to the AMS1 data center. The operations teams are actively investigating the reported issues. status.blackboard.com/services/blackboard-learn-data-centers/2017/04/19 The problems were fixed by lunchtime.
Today’s issues with email in Blackboard has meant that receipts for Blackboard assignments weren’t created.
Blackboard will be unavailable from 0001 GMT on Monday 20 March for up to eight hours. During this time, Blackboard’s Managed Hosting team will perform maintenance on Blackboard. See details for other timezones
Blackboard will be unavailable from 2230 GMT on 22 November, for up to eight hours. During this time, Blackboard’s Managed Hosting team will install the latest cumulative update for the Q2 2016 release. See details for other timezones. Cumulative Update 3 includes fixes for several issues we’ve had this term, including: Failed to launch the Continue Reading…
Blackboard will be unavailable from 1930 BST on 6 October 2016 for up to twelve hours.
Ever wanted to tell Blackboard it should do something differently, or suggest a new feature?
Blackboard courses for 2016-17 modules have been created from those agreed and registered in SITS/the UMD. You can begin to populate them with new material, or reuse existing material from the previous year. It is quick and easy to copy selected content over from 2015-16 modules. Modules where Blackboard is used to support committees, distance learning Continue Reading…
We will be performing some quick maintenance on Blackboard between 0800 and 1000 BST on 11 August 2016. You may be briefly unable to access Blackboard while the servers are restarted. See details for other timezones.