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Below are updates and timely information from LAIC.

YuJa Software Capture Update Available - Windows Users Only

YuJa released a a new Software Capture for PC version (version v10.11.1.0) on 7/11/21. This release adds an updated look and feel to the application and improves software stability across more rare scenarios.

YuJa recommends that all faculty, students, and staff update their desktop application for Windows before creating a new recording. Instructors: please inform your students using YuJa on Windows computers.

This new version must be installed manually - it will not be automatically updated:

June VoiceThread Assignment Update on June 30th

VoiceThread will be upgrading to the new assignments on June 30th.

More information: VoiceThread Assignments
A free workshop is available July 6th. Here's more information on how to sign up: VoiceThread Workshops
You can also check out this YouTube channel for more information: VoiceThread YouTube Channel

Respondus LockDown Browser for Windows and Mac

Starting July 6-7, 2021, an update to the "Student Version" of LockDown Browser for Windows (version 2.0.7.03) and LockDown Browser for Mac (version 2.0.7.04) will be delivered to users via the Auto Update feature. The update will occur the next time students launch the LDB desktop application. Although the update should be seamless for students, faculty may want to warn students ahead of time and even have them launch LockDown Browser after July 7th to avoid issues and concerns before their next test.

Labster Current Contract Ends on August 16, 2021

The current contract for Labster, interactive advanced lab simulations, runs through spring semester and summer sessions 2021. Labster is provided through NDUS at NDUS Labster. More information on using Labster in your Blackboard course is available at Blackboard - How to Add Labster to a Course 

Copying/Pasting Images No Longer Allowed in Blackboard Content Editor

Blackboard disabled the ability to copy and paste images into the Content Editor as of February 25, 2021. This change is due to performance issues caused by the paste process. NOTE: Users can still copy/paste text into the Content Editor as before; this change only affects pasted images.

When you attempt to paste a copied image into the Content Editor, you will see this error message:
Error Message: Local image paste has been disabled. Local images have been removed from pasted content.
Users should utilize the Plus + (Add Content) icon to upload pictures into the editor.




Keywords:learning, applied, innovation, center, tlmc, update, timely, info, new   Doc ID:97982
Owner:Sharley K.Group:IT Knowledge Base
Created:2020-02-14 16:31 CDTUpdated:2021-07-19 11:47 CDT
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