All entries tagged about Email

Monday, April 11, 2011

Please don't copy and paste from Groupwise

Relates to: Tips and Tricks

An issue that is becoming more and more common is copying and pasting from Groupwise.  While most of the time this will not present a problem, sometimes the copy picks up some code that can cause issues in Blackboard.  Here is the code I just extracted from an Announcement: <script type="text/javascript" defer>if [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 2:14 PM

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Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Send Email Attachments Area Hidden

Relates to: Known Issues

Today, I modified the Blackboard 9.1 stylesheet to adjust for a coding error in the Send Email tool.  Before the change, the attachments area was partially hidden behind the Step 2: Submit area like in this image: After the change, the attachments area displays by itself, allowing instructors and students to attach [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 1:58 PM

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Wednesday, March 3, 2010

New System, Fixed Issues

Relates to: Pilot, Upgrades

Our New System I thought I would share some information about our new system. It might be a little technical, but I think it is good to know Our new system is a fully-functioning production system. The "old" system was in a testing environment. Our new system is backed-up nightly. The "old" system was [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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Monday, February 8, 2010

Pulling All Students

Relates to: Tips and Tricks

Jane Roberts posted the following in the discussion board. I feel that it is worth sending to everyone. To display all the users in the course with their email addresses: Click on "users and Groups" Click on "users" Select your search option at top of page for example "user name". Click on "not blank" in the [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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Friday, January 15, 2010

New Hardware, Bugs

Relates to: Known Issues, Upgrades

New Hardware The new Oracle cluster has been built for Blackboard 9, but the build still undergoing an approval process and should be approved for deployment next week. I'll keep you posted on this one. The second web app has been built and Frank is vetting it himself today. He plans on adding [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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