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Archive for October, 2007

Blackboard course list notifications are temporarily off

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Blackboard course list notifications are temporarily off

The course list notifications of new mail, assignments, discussions, etc, are temporarily turned off in Blackboard to reduce the load on the server. Blackboard should load ... Read more..

Blackboard Tracking Feature Issue

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Blackboard Tracking Feature Issue

Blackboard is currently experience problems with the student tracking feature. A fix is scheduled for this weekend during the regular maintenance Sunday morning. Read more..

Blackboard Unavailable: 12/19 to 12/21

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Blackboard Unavailable: 12/19 to 12/21

Blackboard will unavailable December 19th through December 21st for maintenance. Read more..

Blackboard Unavailable: 11/16 to 11/18

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Blackboard Unavailable: 11/16 to 11/18

Blackboard will be unavailable on Friday, November 16th from 5PM until Sunday, November 18th at Midnight. Blackboard will be down while it is switched to a ... Read more..

Blackboard Status channel in AU Access

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Blackboard Status channel in AU Access

A Blackboard Status channel has been added to AU Access under the "Technology" category. The channel will contain up-to-date information on the availability of Blackboard, as well as ... Read more..

Update on Blackboard Status

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Update on Blackboard Status

This fall, we have seen four classes of problems: Blackboard software bugs: We've been keeping up to date with Blackboard as much as possible. One of our primary difficulties so far is ... Read more..

Respondus License Update

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 Posted in Respondus | Comments Off on Respondus License Update

Respondus, the quiz creation tool that interfaces with Blackboard, has a new licensing password for the upcoming academic year. Respondus users will not need to re-install ... Read more..

Older Blackboard Courses (Not in AU Access Blackboard Yet)

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Older Blackboard Courses (Not in AU Access Blackboard Yet)

If you have courses in what was called Blackboard at Auburn (now called Older integrated Blackboard courses) that you need in AU Access, transfering them is possible at ... Read more..

Office 2007 documents are not supported by Blackboard yet

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 Posted in Outdated | Comments Off on Office 2007 documents are not supported by Blackboard yet

Blackboard does not currently support Office 2007 documents. Office 2007 documents (PowerPoint, Word, etc) with an x on the extension (.pptx, .docx, .etcx) are ... Read more..