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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…
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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 it feels like… (Show more)
My new SaaS clients are asking about mechanisms to use with the data pulled from DDA, for example Tableau or Google Data Studio. This last one with more interest because is free. Any guidance will be helpful.   Thanks in advance team.   Federico Sperling
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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)
An instructor reported that a student submitted a test after the due date. The student claims making no changes after the due time, but the attempt access log shows multiple questions were saved between the due date and the submit time.   In testing with a test class / student / assessment, I found that many question types (multiple answer,… (Show more)
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(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)
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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)
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FSCC has an instructor who would like to merge two courses, one of which is part of a pilot program that includes something similar to an enrichment lab.  Would it be possible to merge the two courses as one, thus allowing all students to interact with all students from both classes?  I could manually add them, but am looking for a short cut.
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As our LMS becomes more cloud based, we are dependent on external services.  Blackboard Collaborate, Saas, Ally, SafeAssign, behind Blackboard, or Connect are some examples.  You can check their status at: Blackboard Services Status ( both Americas and Global tags). However, what if you prefer an email, phone call or a text… (Show more)
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