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Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Downloading Grade Center

Relates to: In the News, Tips and Tricks

How do I download Grade Center in Blackboard 9.1? There are a number of occasions when we want to download the Grade Center. Before and after making major changes, and particularly at the end of a quarter. We have been getting a lot of queries on how to do this. [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 4:22 PM

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Friday, June 3, 2011

Blackboard Hardware Maintenance: June 17

Relates to: System Status, Upgrades

University of Cincinnati will be taking down all of their hosted Blackboard systems, including Columbus State's,  to install a new I/O module in the storage unit.  The faculty module is what caused the unexpected downtime on Wednesday, May 18.  Replacing the I/O module should prevent this issue from occurring again. The hardware [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 5:12 PM

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Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Blackboard Upgrade/Downtime: June 15

Relates to: System Status, Upgrades

We will be installing Service Pack 5 to Blackboard 9.1 in order to correct some feature bugs and improve performance. This upgrade does involve downtime which will affect all Blackboard classes and organizations. The upgrade is scheduled for: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 from 7:00 AM until 4:00 [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 3:07 PM

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Blackboard Upgrade/Downtime: June 15

Relates to: System Status, Upgrades

Attention Faculty:We will be installing Service Pack 5 to Blackboard 9.1 in order to correct some feature bugs and improve performance. This upgrade does involve downtime which will affect all Blackboard classes and organizations. The upgrade is scheduled for:Wednesday, June 15, 2011 from 7:00 AM until 4:00 PM Feature [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 3:07 PM

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Wednesday, May 25, 2011

"globalcourses" is going away

Relates to: Upgrades

We have formally placed the request to have "globalcourses.cscc.edu" removed from being associated with Blackboard 7.3.  Once this process has been completed, anyone who goes to http://globalcourses.cscc.edu, will be redirected to a splash page informing them of the new URL for Blackboard and then autoredirecting them the http://courses.cscc.edu after 15 seconds. The [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:24 PM

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Friday, May 20, 2011

Blackboard Downtime

Relates to: System Status

  Blackboard Service Interruption Attention Faculty! The University of Cincinnati, our Blackboard hosting environment, experienced a service interruption on May 18, 2011 at 7:50 PM. Blackboard was down and unaccessible for anyone trying to access the system. It was brought back up by 8:50 PM. If you or your students tried to [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 4:46 PM

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Monday, May 16, 2011

Course Copying

Relates to: In the News

We are Seeking Course Copying Requests! Using Blackboard? Why re-upload everything for Summer when we can copy it for you from Spring? Go to http://teaching.cscc.edu/Support/request.asp to request that your Spring Quarter Blackboard content be copied to your Summer Quarter Blackboard courses. Need content from Winter Quarter or before? We will need [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 10:04 AM

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Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Shells Remaining in Blackboard 7.3

Relates to: System Status

Do you still have shells in Blackboard 7.3? On Monday, May 16, 2011 we will be closing access to Blackboard 7.3. Please check and make sure that all the shells you want to keep have been moved to Blackboard 9.1. You will have to go to http://globalcourses.cscc.edu to access [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 6:33 PM

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Incompletes in Blackboard 7.3

Relates to: System Status

Do you still have oustanding incompletes for WI'11 in Blackboard 7.3? We need to know by Friday, May 13, 2011 if you need access to the appropriate sections extended, or can we close access to these sections? You will have to go to http://globalcourses.cscc.edu to access your Winter [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 5:49 PM

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Thursday, May 5, 2011

Firefox Browser Recommended

Relates to: Tips and Tricks

Why we recommend Mozilla Firefox Our pilot study determined that some browsers (Internet Explorer and Chrome) occasionally have problems when used to view Blackboard 9.1. We wished to remind you that Firefox is stable, conforms to current web standards, and offers a much-improved experience. It is also much faster [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 11:09 AM

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