Student Blackboard Tutorials


Blackboard Training

Hands-On Sessions (Jackson Campus)

August 18, 2014, Monday, 4:00 p.m.,  Bradford, Rm. 306
August 19, 2014, Tuesday, 4:00 p.m.,  Bradford, Rm. 306

Online Training (self-paced)

When you login to Blackboard, you will see a course entitled Blackboard Training on the right hand side of your screen. You will not receive a grade for this course; it is for training purposes only. This course will be removed at the end of the second week of the semester. If you feel that you need additional help, you can attend a hands-on training session on campus, or you can call 828.339.4398 to request one-on-one training.

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Microsoft® Windows® Operating System

Windows® XP (32-bit)  |  Firefox (latest), Chrome (latest)
Windows Vista® (32-bit)  |  Firefox (latest),  Chrome (latest)
Windows Vista (64-bit)  |  Firefox (latest),  Chrome (latest)
Windows 7 (32-bit)  |  Firefox (latest),  Chrome (latest)
Windows 7 (64-bit)  |  Firefox (latest), Chrome (latest)

Apple® Mac OS® Operating System

Mac OSX 10.5 "Leopard®"  |  Safari® 5.0, Safari 4.0, Firefox (latest), Chrome (latest)
Mac OSX 10.6 "Snow Leopard®"  |  Safari® 5.1, Safari® 5.0, Safari 4.0, Firefox (latest), Chrome (latest)
Mac OSX 10.7 "Lion®" | Safari® 5.1, Firefox (latest), Chrome (latest)

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