The Updated Content Editor in Blackboard Learn: Original Experience, Original Course View (2020 Nov)


  • Blackboard Learn SaaS Continuous Delivery v3900.0.0 (Release to Production 5 November 2020) introduces big updates to the content editor in the Original Course View and the Original experience. 
  • This article outlines the keep changes including:
    • A single menu to add content that automatically recognizes file types
    • Optimized experience for all devices and screen sizes
    • Better accessibility for both the editor and the content you create. Menus and icons have higher contrast, pop-ups are gone, and an accessibility checker lets you know about accessibility issues as you write
    • The ability to paste content from Word, Excel, and websites with basic formatting and easily remove extra HTML
    • The ability to paste a link in the editor and automatically embed videos and previews
    • The ability to display formatted computer code snippets