(this post is a continuation update from my prior post in May 2018) 8/13 edit: added release information for Cumulative Updates! Now that we're on the other side of BbWorld and getting closer to back-to-school period for many institutions it is a good time for an update on progress with New Box View! Download with Annotations As I… Show more
Does anyone know if Blackboard have any plans to end the support for SOAP Web Services in favor of the new REST APIs they have been releasing recently. If so when and will they be expanding on the functionality of the REST services to meet what SOAP can currently offer?
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 it feels like… Show more
Similar to Chris Boon's ‘Show us your Blackboard’ post, I was hoping some of you might be kind enough to share some screenshots of your course templates. We’ve been inspired by speakers we’ve seen at the London BUG and Durham conference recently, and have decided to update our template. As we’re in the process of updating our template, I don’t… Show more
Blackboard Learn, 9.1 Q2 2018 CU3, Q4 2017 CU4 and Q2 2017 CU9 are now available. Download annotated PDF's – Included in all 3 CU’s General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) User Report – Included in Q2 2018 CU3 and Q4 2017 CU4 only Read this before your REST App is used in production! Developer Groups, Site Quotas, and Rate Limits…
Hi, We use self-enrol group sets to allow students to book rooms and sit assessments. However, they sometimes need to switch to a different group after they have enrolled. This requires students to contact our administrative staff to first manually remove them from the group set they have enrolled in. In this instance, it would be great if…
Hello, I've come into consideration to redo login page. Instead of using third-party login, I want to create a login page that automatically signs in through SSO. Since blackboard can only use 1 login.jsp, is there an alternative way for administrations/fac-in-training to use login? Does anyone have similar login template with auto SSO sign… Show more
By way of introduction, this an article about why you should migrate your B2 integration to LTI &/or REST. With said, I started writing this article because of several B2 issues that have come up over the past year because of the B2's use of 'private' APIs. What is a private API? Simply stated, it's an API that a B2 can use, but it's not been… Show more