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Blackboard - Test Availability Exceptions

Below are instructions for instructors to edit test availability.

The Test Availability Exceptions settings allow instructors to change these options for selected students for each test in Blackboard as needed:

  • Allow additional time to complete timed tests and/or remove the timed or Auto-Submit requirements
  • Allow multiple attempts when only single attempts are permitted
  • Allow access to tests before or after they are available to the rest of the class

Allow Additional Time

  1. Make sure Edit Mode: is ON in the top-right corner
  2. Open the area where the test is located > click the down arrow icon to the right of the test title > Edit the Test Options
  3. Scroll down to the Test Availability Exceptions section > Add User or Group
  4. Check the box to the left of the student’s name > Submit
  5. Check the box below the Timer option > add the extended time amount > uncheck Auto Submit, if necessary > Submit 

Allow Multiple Attempts

  • Follow steps 1 – 4 above
  • Select Multiple Attempts > enter the number of attempts allowed in the box to the right of Multiple Attempts > Submit

Change Availability Dates/Times

  • Follow steps 1 – 4 above
  • Click the calendar icon below Availability > choose After: and/or Before: dates/times as needed > Save > Submit




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Owner:Michael R.Group:Information Technology Division
Created:2020-06-26 11:09 CDTUpdated:2020-06-29 08:53 CDT
Sites:Information Technology Division
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