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Screenr is a web based screen recorder that is able to create and share screencast movies. You can use the embed code to place your screenr movie into your Blackboard course using some basic HTML editing. Remember, use the OLD EMBED CODE.
Use the COPY button to create multiple instances of the same item, like a folder you plan on using as a template for future modules.Content items and folders can also be MOVED from one place to another very easily. Just COPY the item to the new destination (folder or content area) and REMOVE the original after you’re sure the item copied successfully. This is helpful during re-development stages, so you don’t have to re-type any content. Content can also be moved from one course to another; just have to change your destination course.
Create an active hyperlink or URL within your text by highlighting text and clicking the hyperlink button in Blackboard’s WYSIWYG text editor. (note: Safari 4+ does now support the full WYSIWYG editor)
Watch this video to learn how to create URLs in your messages.
Many instructors choose to supplement their course materials with content found online. Media such as YouTube videos, SlideShare presentations, or any type of media with an “embed code” can be embedded right into your Blackboard course with some basic HTML editing. Just remember to use the OLD EMBED CODE.