Bug Watch: Course Menu

Valencia Bug WatchCourse Menu: Weblink Issue

  • When adding a weblink (external link) to the course menu to open in a new window, the link does not work (404 Error). Blackboard will be resolving in the service pack 3 update.

Workaround ideas: Do not open the link in a new window OR add the link to a content area where it will work.

UPDATE: External Links in Course Menu now can be set to open in a new window in SP3!

Course Menu: Course Copy Issue

  • When copying a course in Blackboard Learn 9.1 the Course Menu will need to be cleaned up; it will add material from both your original course and the basic course template. Blackboard will be resolving in the service pack 4 update.

Workaround ideas: The course menu will need to be cleaned up by the instructor, extra or additional items on the course menu will need to be deleted. View our YouTube video on Customizing Your Course Menu in Bb 9.1

Find more information on the current status of any Blackboard Learn 9.1 bugs, visit Valencia’s Bug Watch

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