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CMS: Alt Text

To make a web page accessible for people who use talking browsers, screen readers, text browsers or browsers on small devices you must include alternative text (alt text) with your images.

Hobsons: Telecenter-Make a Call

How to enter information into Hobsons Connect when making calls to particular clients.

Lync Phone: PIN Management

Manage PIN for Lync phones.

Hobsons: Revise and Create New Event

How to create an event in Hobsons by copying existing event.

CMS: Upload Picture or Graphic

Upload a picture or graphic.

CMS: Social Media

CMS-how to change links in the social media section.

Hobsons:Telecenter -Build a Call Job

How to build a call job in Hobson's Connect.

CMS: Embed Video

How to embed a video.

Use Microsoft Stream to Host Video Content in Blackboard

In order to reduce load on the Blackboard servers, it is a good practice not to upload videos directly to Blackboard.  Instead, all EKU users have an account on stream.microsoft.com where they can upload and share videos to other EKU users.  This tutorial illustrates how to use this feature to embed video content in to your Blackboard course without hosting the videos on the Blackboard server.

First, go to stream.microsoft.com and click on the sign in button in the top right:

Blackboard Training Videos

Staff at EKU have put together a number of training and tutorial videos for a variety of topics in Blackboard.  These videos are often interactive, and work on both computers and mobile devices. 

Created by EKU Information Technology:

New Courses Page - This training goes over navigation, organization, and search options for the new Courses page redesign from May 4, 2018

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