Blackboard Learn Multimedia Tutorials

All online/hybrid courses and on-campus courses use Blackboard Learn. This site provides tutorials on how to use basic tools in Blackboard Learn.

Click on a topic below to see the text based instruction related to the topic. Multimedia instructions (animated screen captures with voice) are also designed for selected topics. To view a multimedia instruction, click the multimedia instruction logoicon next to a topic and click on the play button to play the tutorial. We are in the process of updating the video instructions on this page. For more video instructions, please log on to Blackboard and go to "MxCC_Student_Orientation".

Get Ready
What is Blackboard Learn?
Preparations for Blackboard Learn Log On
Log On
Log on to Blackboard Learn Click to view the multimedia instruction
Not Able to Log On
myCommNet
Avoiding Timeout in Blackboard Learn by Logging Out of MyCommNet Click to view the multimedia instruction
Blackboard Windows
Instituion Page Click to view the multimedia instruction
Blackboard Navigation Click to view the multimedia instruction
Syllabus
&
Files

Syllabus-View, Print, and Save Click to view the multimedia instruction

View and Print Files in Alternative Format - Blackboard Ally Click to view the multimedia instruction

View and Print Files in .PDF Format Click to view the multimedia instruction

Download MS Office Applications Click to view the multimedia instruction

Discussions
What are Discussion Forum and Threaded Discussion? Click to view the multimedia instruction 
Read and Reply a Discussion Message Click to view the multimedia instruction

Post a Discussion Message to Start a Thread Click to view the multimedia instruction

Copy Questions from a Discussion Forum to a MS Word File Click to view the multimedia instruction

Copy Answer from a MS Word file and Post it on Discussion Forum Click to view the multimedia instruction


Mail -Messages
Internal Mail vs. External Mail in Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Messages - Internal Mail Setup Click to view the multimedia instruction
Read and Reply a Mail in Messages - Internal Mail Click to view the multimedia instruction
Send a Mail in Messages - Internal Mail Click to view the multimedia instruction
Attach a File to a Mail in Message - Internal Mail Click to view the multimedia instruction
Announcements
&
Calendar

View Announcements Click to view the multimedia instruction

View Events in Calendar Click to view the multimedia instruction

Exams/Tests

Take a Test Click to view multimedia

View Result of a Testspeaker speaker

Assignments

Submit an Assignment assignment

View an Assignment Grade and Comment view assignment view assignment

Collaborate
Collaborate: Virtual Classroom Click to view the multimedia instruction
Class Participation in Virtual Classroom Click to view the multimedia instruction
Help
Troubleshooting and Helpful Resources
Distance Learning
Distance Learning at MxCC

Live virtual Blackboard Orientation Schedule

Back to Distance Learning.

Contact Dr. Yi Guan-Raczkowski for comments on this orientation.