Instructor FAQs

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Beginning of Semester

  1. How do I request (create) a course site?
  2. How do I view and modify the class sections tied to my course site?
  3. Where is the course I am teaching in Blackboard?
  4. How to copy content from one course to another
  5. I don't see my students in my site. When will they show up?
  6. I'm trying to enroll a user, but I cannot find them! What do I do?
  7. What browsers, computers, and software are compatible with Blackboard?
  8. I received an "Error, unknown user" message when I tried to access Blackboard. How do I fix this?
  9. I'm having a problem logging into Blackboard (Campus.fsu.edu). Who do I contact?
  10. How do I enter Student Preview mode?
  11. What is Running Total and how does it work?
  12. What types of assignments are possible in Blackboard?
  13. What file types are supported in Turnitin?
  14. What file types are supported in Bb Assignments and SafeAssign?
  15. Which tool is best for my course? Blogs, Discussion Boards, or Journals?
  16. What is FSU's policy on uploading course videos to YouTube?

Mid-Semester

  1. Why are some students showing as unavailable in my site?
  2. What browsers, computers, and software are compatible with Blackboard?
  3. How do I clear my browser's cache and cookies?
  4. How do I clear a student's attempt for a test or assignment?
  5. How do I add extra credit in Grade Center?
  6. How do I add points to a particular assignment/test grade for all students?
  7. How do I increase the amount of rows and columns I can see in Grade Center?
  8. How do I prevent students from mass emailing in my course site?
  9. I am getting an error stating the navigation to the webpage was canceled. What do I do?
  10. How to understand SafeAssign's Originality Reports

End of Semester

  1. How do I clear a student's attempt for a test or assignment?
  2. How do I clear my browser's cache and cookies?
  3. How long will I have access to Blackboard after I leave FSU?
  4. How long will my course sites stay available?
  5. What browsers, computers, and software are compatible with Blackboard?
  6. Why is it important to clean out old Content Collection files?
  7. How do I enter final grades through Blackboard?
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