All entries from May 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Blackboard 9.0 Scheduled Downtime, Summer 2010 Pilot

Relates to: Pilot, Upgrades

Saturday May 29, 2010 Along with Blackboard 7.3, our Blackboard 9.0 installation will be going down on Saturday, May 29 from 6:00 AM until 6:00 PM. This is a University of Cincinnati scheduled downtime and will not affect any other Columbus State services (i.e. Groupwise, CougarWeb, DARS, etc). They are installing additional [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 2:38 PM

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Monday, May 17, 2010

Blackboard 9.0 "Weirdness," Patch, Student Orientation

Relates to: Known Issues, Pilot

Blackboard 9.0 "Weirdness" Both Carmen and Melissa have sent me screen shots and emails from students who suddenly had all content in their course disabled. Carmen and I have experienced this individually as well - only from the instructor perspective. All menu items will be unavailable or empty. Carmen fixed the problem by [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 2:35 PM

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Blackboard 9.0 Date Patch, Blackboard Mobile Learn

Relates to: Pilot, Upgrades

New Blackboard 9.0 Patch OK, so remember that special, double-secret patch that Blackboard had created to fix the DateRangePickerTag error? Yeah. So, um, Blackboard sent Ryan at UC the wrong patch. He is currently working with our TSM to have the correct one [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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Friday, May 7, 2010

Blackboard 9.1 Demo

Relates to: Pilot, Upgrades

http://www.screencast.com/t/NGEzOGMw [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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Monday, May 3, 2010

Secret Patch for Exam Dates, Blackboard Mobile

Relates to: Known Issues, Pilot

New Blackboard 9.0 Patch Last week I mentioned that the DateRangePickerTag error was still around (see below): Ryan at UC had a lengthy conversion with our TSM at Blackboard where it was revealed that yes! This is a resolved issue! But! Only if you applied a special, double-secret patch that was not included [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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