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General Blackboard Help

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How to use the Discussion Board

How to Hand in an Assignment

How to Use Safe Assignment

How to View Your Grades

How to use the Blogs

How to use the Wikis


File Naming/Type Requirements

For any file you post into Blackboard, ensure to follow the below requirements:

  • Use a supported file type such as MS DOC, XLS, PPT, RTF, PDF.
  • Use only letters, numbers and underscores (_) in file names.
  • Don’t use periods  in your file names  except before the extension.
  • Don’t use spaces, commas, pound signs (#), question marks, equal signs, dashes or any other special characters in your file names.