Blackboard screen may become scattered and turn grey. The item you are trying to rearrange bounces all over the screen or can't be moved. To fix this, you will have to clear your browser cookies and cache.
An additional work around is to use the Keyboard Accessible Reordering.
The new Windows 10 browser, Microsoft Edge, is listed as being supported by Blackboard. At this time the GVSU Blackboard Support group recommends Firefox, Chrome or Safari. A list of Blackboard supported browsers can be found here.
Students: If you do not see your course(s) in Blackboard please contact your professor first, as the faculty may have not yet made the course(s) available to you.
If your course(s) are not listed in Blackboard, check that you are listed as the instructor in Banner. If not, request that your department update Banner. You must be listed as the instructor of record in Banner to be assigned your courses in Blackboard. If your course is in Banner, but not Blackboard, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Go to Customization > Properties and Set Availability, click "Yes" then "Submit."
If you find that you are missing your horizontal scroll bar while in Grade Center, click in a students grade box and using you keypad arrows to page to the right or left. If you are using Chrome or Safari on a Mac, then you can also fix this issue by editing the System Preferences on your machine. Open the System Preferences window, select "General", and then chose "Always" for the "Show Scroll Bars" setting.
When completing a course copy, content areas such as "Assignments" and "Course Documents" are copied into content areas, as opposed to the existing content areas in your course. Before attempting to re-copy your course, check that there are not duplicate content areas. To remove the empty content areas, select the gray double drop down arrow to the right, and select delete.
When completing a course copy, sometimes the course you are copying from will fill the course's (the one you are copying into) space limitations. This will not allow you to make any additional posts, even if you delete a few items. Please contact email@example.com with the course that you need more space for.