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Changing user roles and availability

A faculty tutorial on how to change user roles and availability in a Blackboard course

Make sure you are inside the Blackboard course to begin following the instructions below.

  1. Under Course Management, click on "Users and Groups", then "Users"Click Users
  2. Hover to the username you wish to change the role of and click on the chevron (down arrow) on the right-hand side
  3. Select "Change User's Role in Course"
    Change User's Role in Course selection
  4. In Change User's Role in Course page, select the user role for this user. To learn more about the roles description and access, click Course Roles.
  5. To change the availability of the user, click on the drop-down menu and select YES or NO.
  6. To save your changes, click "Submit"

Change User's Availability in Course page

You changed the user role and availability.

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