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You asked, we listened! Baked in Brightspace HTML Editor (10.7.0 Release), the Accessibility Checker makes it easier than ever to improve the accessibility of your content pages. Here are seven simple tips to build more accessible content topics with the help of Accessibility Checker.
1.Run the Brightspace Accessibility Checker
The Accessibility Checker is available within the HTML Editor when you create or edit HTML content pages. It is located right beside the Spellcheck button. You can…
• LPM is customer-configurable.
• LPM changes can be previewed before adopting them
• LPM receives security and feature updates as Brightspace evolves – the custom pages do not.
The typical login page is delivered as a custom-coded classic-ASP page that is placed individually onto your Brightspace instance web servers. This page does not receive updates as new functionality is delivered or as security measures are added to the system. In its current form, to make changes to this page you would need to call into D2L Support for assistance.
The portal page delivered by the Login Page Management (LPM) functionality is a standard, configurable web page that’s part of the…
Data access is important to you. It's critical to the success of your institution, your instructors, and ultimately your learners. That message came through loud and clear – especially when you flooded the room at Fusion 2016 for a breakout session on data access and the Brightspace Data Platform.
Bolstered by that clear and unequivocal message (and many supporting messages before and after that fateful day), and we've been working hard to make clear and decisive progress on our data…
2016 was an exciting year for Capture as it was the birth of Capture 9, as a response to your most desired requests. It's the same great lecture capture tool with a technology refresh and a plethora of great new features and fixes resulting in a much improved user experience. Release notes and supporting documentation are summarized below for quick and easy access.
Capture 9.3 (released December 1, 2016)
What's in this release?
- Fixed: Security issue with URL in chat window
- Fixed: Embedded player unable to play through to (and including) last video in playlist.. now it can!
Capture 9.2 (released July 7, 2016)
- Video Tutorials
Upgrade your D2L Capture product to the latest version; Capture 8.6 and below are deprecated.
Brightspace Capture is D2L’s multimedia presentation solution. It helps you use videos to create a more engaging learning experience by making it easier to record, share, search, and manage them.
In order to continue to provide the best experience possible we have begun a global initiative to upgrade all customers to Capture 9.3* for free, and as a result will be deprecating Capture versions 8.6** and below. We want to ensure you have the best Capture user experience possible, and that you…
This page provides answers to some of your burning questions when it comes to upgrading your D2L product. This is a living document and will be updated as we hear from you.
Have a question we missed? Post it in the comments section and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
1. Is there anything I need to do for this upgrade?
In short, yes. Here is the checklist:
Before the upgrade
- Publish your legacy videos to the Capture Portal (you will not be able to publish legacy videos to the new site after the upgrade)
- Let your D2L rep know whether you have any Capture customizations so we can test them on a sandbox site
- Read the rest of this FAQ
After the upgrade
- Update the client side software (aka encoder)
- If you are upgrading from 8.0 or…
Our Spring17 Release includes items from the December, January, February and March monthly releases (Continuous Delivery Releases), as well as our upcoming April Release.
Community Member Ideas in the Spring17 Release
We would like to thank the following Brightspace Community Members for their PIE submissions that were implemented or are being developed in this collection of releases.
Released December 2016 - March 2017
[RESOLVED – March 9th, 2017]
A new version of the iOS D2L Assignment Grader (v2.22.1) is now available in Apple Store for download. We've completed our validation and can confirm that the issue reported is no longer occurring, and has now been fixed. We strongly advise that you download the new version as soon as possible, and if you have any further question, please contact D2L Helpdesk .
D2L Customer Service & Support
Update regarding current status of users having DNS issues
The domain name system (DNS) fix has continued to propagate, and users who may have been experiencing issues previously are advised to try to access their learning environment again.
Over the past two days, we have been in touch directly with those unable to access Brightspace to resolve these isolated interruptions. Any users still unable to access Brightspace should get in touch with their institution’s administrators and have them contact D2L support.
Thank you for your…
You’ve started to see our changes to the Quiz Tool and I hope you’re super stoked about them! As we dig deep into how instructors are actually using the tool and working through usability testing with them, we’re learning that some of our terminology doesn’t mesh with the functionality. We’d like to adjust the names to suit the true functionality. In this blog, I’ll outline what we’ve discovered and propose a new name.
A Long Answer question is for a free-form response of any length. You…
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