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Discussion Board: Collecting, Filtering, Searching, and Rating Posts in Blackboard Learn

Article ID: 312
Last updated: 22 Mar, 2016

This handout is designed to assist you in collecting, filtering, searching, and rating posts.
QUICK STEPS: Collecting Discussion Board Posts
 
1.     Access the forum and select the thread.
2.     On the Thread Detail page, select the boxes of the posts to collect.
3.     Click Collect.
4.     On the Collection page, filter, sort, or print the posts.
 
QUICK STEPS: Filtering Discussion Board Posts
 
1.     Access the forum and select the thread.
2.     On the Thread Detail page, select the boxes of the posts to collect.
3.     Click Collect.
4.     On the Collection page, filter, sort, or print the posts.
5.     Click Filter.  The Filter field will expand.
6.     Select one or more options from the drop-down list.
7.     Click Go.
 
QUICK STEPS: Searching Discussion Board Posts
 
1.     Access the forum and select Search.
2.     The Search field will expand.  Enter a search criterion in the Search text box.
3.     Select an area to search from te drop-down list.
4.     Optionally, use the Date and Time boxes to further narrow the search results.
5.     Click Go.
 
QUICK STEPS: Rating Discussion Board Posts
 
1.     Access the forum and click on the thread.
2.     On the Thread Detail page, select the post to rate.
3.     Next to Your Rating, select 1 to 5 stars
 
 

To watch a video on Rating Discussion Board Posts, Click here.

To watch a video on Searching the Discussion Board and Collecting Posts, Click here.


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Article ID: 312
Last updated: 22 Mar, 2016
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