When you log in to your course and do not see the Home Page modules. Instead you see:
“Resource Unavailable
Warning: The Module is unavailable…”

Step 1: Click on “Customization” under Course Management

Step 2: Click “Tool Availability”

Step 3: Scroll until you see “Module Page”

Step 4: In the last column you will see an empty square, click to check the square

Step 5: Click “Submit”

Step 6: Click “Cancel”

Note: The modules will now appear on the “Home Page”.

 

Step 1: Go to a content area (or to create a content area, see Creating a Content Area in the Course Navigation Menu)

Step 2: Click on the “Tools” button

Step 3: Select “Blackboard Collaborate”

Tools button pressed and selecting "Blackboard Collaborate"

Step 4: Click on the “Create Session” button

createSessionBtn

Step 5: Name the session appropriately and provide the necessary date and times for the session

Step 6: Select Teleconference Options to “Use built-in”

Step 7: Select Assign roles to “All users join as participants.” unless another option is appropriate

Step  8: Click on the “Save” button

Step 9: Hover over the title of the session and click on the action link item (circle) that appears to the right

Step 10: Select “Allow Guests”

Allow Guests selection

Step 11: Turn Allow Guests to “On” and either share the Public URL or Add guests to invite via email

Allow guests options with button turned on and showing URL and email option.

 

Step 1: Go to a content area (or to create a content area, see Creating a Content Area in the Course Navigation Menu)

Step 2: Click on the “Tools” button

Step 3: Select “Blackboard Collaborate”

Tools button pressed and selecting "Blackboard Collaborate"

Step 4: Click on “Add Link” underneath the course’s room

Add Link selection for in default room

Step 5: Select the correct content area for the link to be placed in

Content Area List for where to add a link

Step 6: Click on the “Save”

Step 7: Click on the title of the link

Step 8: Click on the “Launch Room” button

Add Adaptive Release Criteria

Step 1: Hover over the assignment that needs Adaptive Release criteria

Step 2: Click on the action link item Graphic of action link item

Step 3: Select “Adaptive Release” Graphic of adaptive release

Step 4: Add “Membership” criteria as necessary

Step 5: Add “Grade” criteria as necessary

Step 6: Add “Review” criteria as necessary

Step 7: Click on the “Submit” button Graphic of submit button

 

Add Advanced Adaptive Release Criteria

Step 1: Hover over the assignment that needs Advanced Adaptive Release criteria

Step 2: Click on the action link item Graphic of action link item

Step 3: Select “Adaptive Release: Advanced” Graphic of adaptive release advanced

Step 4: Click on “Create Rule” Graphic of create rule button

Step 5: Name the Rule

Step 6: Click on the  “Submit” button

Step 7: Click on “Create Criteria” Graphic of create criteria button

Step 8: Select Date, Grade, or Membership

Step 9: Add options as necessary

Step 10: Click on the Submit button Graphic of submit button

Step 11: Click on “Add Criteria” and select additional required criteria for this rule

Step 12: Click “Ok”

Step 13: Repeat steps 4-10 as necessary

Step 14: Click “Ok”