Blackboard: Using the Content Editor to Format Your Work

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If you are working with Blackboard Portfolios or Blogs, or a number of other applications within Blackboard, you will be able to use the Blackboard Content Editor to format your work.

 

What does each icon do?

First Row

 

Blackboard Editor Toolbar Row 1 icons labelled 1 to 17
1. Bold 2. Italic 3. Underline 4. Strike-through
5. Format 6. Font Family 7. Font Size 8. Bullet List
9. Number List 10. Text Colour 11. Highlight 12. Remove Formatting
13. Cut 14. Copy 15. Paste 16. Find/Replace
17. Expand Toolbar

 

Second Row

Screen shot of Blackboard Content Editor Tool Bar row 2 with each function labelled from 1-16
1. Align text 2. Indent 3. Superscript 4. Subscript
5. Insert/Edit Link 6. Left/Right Typing 7. Horizontal line 8. Non-breaking space
9. Spellcheck 10. Maths Editor 11. Show invisible characters 12. Block Quote
13. Symbols, Emoji 14. Anchor 15. Insert table 16. Table Edits

 

Third Row

Toolbar Ro3 with icons labelled from 1 to 8
1. Table Edits 2. Embed 3. Accessibility Checker 4. Sample Code
5. Preview 6. Help 7. Maximise 8. Upload

A wider range of other functions you may wish to use to edit your work are found on the Blackboard Helpsite