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Blackboard Notice Alerts

Blackboard Maintenance – Friday, August 18th, 2017 »

We received the following alert from Blackboard: Blackboard will be performing maintenance during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Friday, August 18th, 2017 Begin Time: Friday, August 18th, 2017 02:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Friday, August 18th, 2017 06:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Details: During this maintenance win . . .

Blackboard Maintenance – Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 »

We received the following alert from Blackboard: Blackboard will be performing maintenance during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 Begin Time: Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 22:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Friday, August 4th, 2017 06:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Details: During this maintenance . . .

Blackboard Production – Update Building Block »

Begin Time: Monday, July 17th, 2016 02:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Monday, July 17th, 2016 06:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Blackboard building block (Blackboard Mobile Web Services) will be updated.  Although the update is being done without taking the system offline, there will be brief interruptions in service tools in Blackboard. Kind R . . .

Blackboard Maintenance – Thursday, July 6th, 2017 »

We received the following alert from Blackboard: Blackboard will be performing maintenance during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Thursday, July 6th, 2017 Begin Time: Thursday, July 6th, 2017 22:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Friday, July 7th, 2017 06:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Details: During this maintenance windo . . .

Blackboard Maintenance – Change SMTP mail relay – Friday, July 7th, 2017 »

Blackboard will be performing maintenance during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Friday, July 7th, 2017 Begin Time: Friday, July 7th, 2017 02:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Friday, July 7th, 2017 02:30 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Details: Change Blackboard's SMTP relay to mail-relay-va2.blackboard.com.  Blackboard is curre . . .

Blackboard Maintenance – Friday, June 23rd, 2017 »

We received the following alert from Blackboard: Blackboard will be performing maintenance during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Friday, June 23rd, 2017 Begin Time: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 02:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Friday, June 23rd, 2017 06:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Details: During this maintenance window, . . .

Blackboard Maintenance – Friday, July 28th, 2017 »

We received the following alert from Blackboard: Blackboard will be performing maintenance during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Friday, July 28th, 2017 Begin Time: Friday, July 28th, 2017 22:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) End Time: Saturday, July 29th, 2017 02:00 US Eastern (UTC/GMT-4) Details: During this maintenance windo . . .

Blackboard Mobile Learn Transition to Bb Student & Bb Instructor »

Transitioning from Mobile Learn to the Blackboard app (created for Students) & Blackboard Instructor apps: Effective August 1, 2017, Mobile Learn will be removed from all app stores.  After August 31, 2017, Blackboard will no longer support Mobile Learn.  Students should begin transitioning to the "Blackboard" app, which is available now & In . . .

Redesigned Interface for VCU’s eLearning Environment »

The Learning Systems team just completed the Blackboard upgrade, and you will immediately notice that it looks different. For several years, Blackboard has maintained the same look, and over time it has become very "dated". The Learning Systems team, within Academic Technologies, has redesigned and customized the interface to have a more professional, s . . .

Blackboard Learn Upgrade – May 16th, 2017 – Completed May 17th at 2:30PM »

Blackboard Upgrade to Q4 2016 Release has been Completed Reminder: The VCU Blackboard system will be upgraded to a newer version on May 16-17. Begin Time: Tuesday, May 16th, 2017, 8:00pm (EST) End Time: Wednesday, May 17th, 2017, 8:00pm (EST) Blackboard will NOT be available during this time. We expect the upgrade to take less than 24 hours, so . . .

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