Resources to Help With StressWednesday, Mar 23, 2022
If you are experiencing stress or anxiety about your daily living needs including food, housing or just feel you could benefit from free resources to help you through a difficult time, please click here https://www.com.edu/community-resource-center/. College of the Mainland has partnered with free community resources to help you stay on track with your schoolwork, by addressing life issues that get in the way of doing your best in school. All services are private and confidential. You may also contact the Dean of Students office at email@example.com.
Do Not Use Internet Explorer or Edge Web BrowserFriday, Feb 18, 2022
Many students are having issues when using Internet Explorer or Edge web browsers in Blackboard. Please note these are not supported browsers and some attached documents in Blackboard will not open in these browsers.
Reset Your PasswordFriday, Feb 18, 2022
You can reset your pasword by clicking here.
You can also call the IT HelpDesk at 409-933-8302 for any password-related issues. For Blackboard issues, click Technical support at the top of this page.
Online Learner Workshop Self EnrollMonday, Aug 23, 2021
When Will I Get Access To My Classes?Friday, Aug 13, 2021
Courses are not available in Blackboard until one day before the official start date of the class.
You cannot log into Blackboard until you register for a class. Registered within the past few hours? You won't get access immediately. Check the Access Schedule to find out when you will get access based on when you registered.
Respondus Lockdown BrowserTuesday, Aug 03, 2021
Students: Your instructor may require you to use Respondus LockDown Browser for exams or quizzes. You will need to install this browser and use it instead of Chrome or Firefox to login to Blackboard and take your test. Click the link at the top of this page to access the download page. If you are trying to access an exam and it says you need a password, that means you are not using the LockDown Browser!
Blackboard Mobile AppMonday, Apr 13, 2020
(Note: We recommend you take exams and quizzes using a wired ethernet connection)
Respondus LockDown Browser does not work on mobile devices.
Blank Documents Submitted For Assignments
Description: When using Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 operating system, a document that is submitted to an assignment is blank. This occurrs when the file is open in a program on the computer at the time of submission. This causes Edge browser to submit a size 0KB blank document.
Solution 1: Make sure the document is closed in Microsoft Word or other applications before submitting the file with Edge browser.
Solution 2: Use a different web browser that does not suffer from this bug, such as Chrome or Firefox.
Course Menu is Hidden
Can't navigate a course? Show the course menu!
Instructors can now perform a course copy.
Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor
Training videos for Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor are located in Blackboard. To view them, go into your Blackboard course and find Respondus Lockdown Browser under Course Tools.
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