Greetings, faculty, from the newly formed Learning Systems Support team. Click on the link to learn more http://wiki.uky.edu/blackboard/LSS%20Info/LSS%20Staff.htm
As you begin the semester, we have some tips and a fix for one of Blackboard’s known issues that you are able to apply yourself.First, the fix. Currently announcements will not email out to your students because of a colon in the course name. Click on the link to learn more How to fix Announcement Emails.
Here are the start of the semester tips. They have been updated,click the link to view them. http://go.uky.edu/SOS_Checklist
A tip to pass on to your students: To access PDF formatted files using FireFox on a Mac. 1. Hold down the Control Key when clicking the link, and then click Save-As the PDF to your Mac. 2. Use the Preview application to open the PDF on the Mac===========NOTE: We are also planning maintenance windows for the Blackboard System. Click the link to view them. http://go.uky.edu/FallBbMaint