Archive | Advisories

Kaltura Annual update

When: Saturday, August 22,2020 4:00 am to August 23, 2020 12:59 PM. Impact: Users will not be able to view, upload or access Kaltura media in Blackboard (my Class) or UFV Mediaspace, or on any location where media is embedded. *Blackboard Learn (myClass) will be available and can be accessed during the update. What’s new […]

Collaborate Support Bulletin/Security Advisory

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (web conference) has rescheduled and will be performing unplanned infrastructure maintenance Friday. March 26, starting 10 pm to Saturday March 28, 2 am

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Web Conference) Version Release 20.02

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra will be unavailable for 4 hours for the update. Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2020, starting  from 11:00 PM PST to Thursday, March 12, 2020 3:00 AM PST. now moderators, instructors, and administrators can download a session’s Poll report. This report includes the poll question and how each attendee responded. minor improvements to […]

Blackboard (myClass) Outage – Plan Accordingly

What is happening? When planning for next semester, be aware Blackboard will be down for maintenance and not available from Tuesday, April 28, 2020 through Friday, May 1, 2020. Please ensure that students are not required to complete online coursework, upload assignments, or complete tests/exams during this period. What do I need to do? Schedule all rooms, […]

Blackboard Maintenance : Archiving

We are in the process of having Blackboard archive all courses with the designated term date 201405 to 201609. The next step will be to delete the courses from your list of courses. The courses will be archived but will not be readily accessible. If you do want to have a copy of your course […]

myClass ( Blackboard) Update

Incident occurred Monday Oct 7 2019. Blackboard experienced a DNS issue resulting in a service interruption to your environment which lasted around 1 hr from 2.40pm to 3:40pm.

myClass (Blackboard Learn) unavailable Friday Oct 11 starting at 7pm

myClass (Blackboard) will undergo a version update When: Friday, Oct 11 2019 Required Downtime: 10 hours, starting at 7:00 pm to 5 am This Version update is to fix a error for Portfolio assignments preview in the Grade Centre. Other key highlights, Attendance Tool will be available,  Click and watch 1:24 video, More on Attendance […]

Blackboard Learn (myClass)

myClass Service Interruption Friday, Oct 4th 2019 from 12:00 am to 6 am.  Managed Hosted Engineers will perform system maintenance. on our hosted site between the hours of 12:00 am to 06:00 am on Friday, October 4, 2019. This is annual data centre maintenance to apply OS kernel upgrades. We do expect 3 hours of […]

Kaltura Upgrade on July 27

Full service outage will occur from on July 27 2019, from 12 noon til 10 pm. Some notable changes: Kaltura Capture Desktop Recorder will replace CaptureSpace  CaptureSpace is retiring when we Upgrade. It will NOT be accessible via UFV Mediaspace and myMedia in myClass after the upgrade. CaptureSpace is being replaced July 27 2019 Express […]

Trouble launching chat using Chrome 42 and up

Google Chrome NPAPI Plugin is Deprecated with Chrome 42 Date Published: May 12,2015 Category:Product:Browsers; Version:9.1 Article No.: 000040487 Product: Blackboard Learn Type:Support Bulletin Bulletin/Advisory Information: Google has recently begun to phase out support for the NPAPI plugin protocol.  In April 2015, with Chrome 42, NPAPI support was disabled by default.  All NPAPI plugins will appear […]