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How to View Instructor Comments in PDF Files

- This article will describe how you can view markup comments that instructors make in PDF files. In addition, there are instructions that show you how to include those comments when printing the document.

Content Collection

- Blackboard features a Content Collection. This is part of the content management system within Blackboard. This allows users to store up to 1 GB of data. Please read the article for more information.

Respondus LockDown Browser Download Information and File

- This article will provide you instructions how to download the LockDown browser with the download link

Respondus LockDown Browser Problems

- This article will provide a work around related to the Respondus LockDown Browser. There are separate instructions for assessments that both require a password and those that do not.

Blackboard New Features

- Information on the new features of FerrisConnect

Portfolios - How to get started

- Information on how to get started creating a portfolio.

Blackboard Mobile Learn App for Blackboard

- Learn how to download and install the Blackboard Mobile Learn App on iOS devices.

Student Manual

- Searchable on-line help file at the web site.


- Learn about the two different types of Announcements in Blackboard and where to find them.

Getting Started with the Course Environment Adobe Acrobat PDF Image

- Although this document is primarily intended for Instructors, students may find the Glossary terms to be valuable information.

Last updated: 06-05-2015