How do I upload Word or PDF Files to Blackboard?

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Original Course View



Create an item
Hover over Build Content in any content area, and click Item.



Assignments screen highlighting Item field under Build Content

Attach a file
You can attach files by the following options:

  • Click the paperclip icon in the text editor
  • Click Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection in the Attachments section below the text editor

Create Item screen highlighting paper clip icon for the attach function in the text editor and the attach file buttons 

Always be sure to submit the changes you made to your item by clicking Submit.

Ultra Course View

1. Select the plus (+) sign wherever you want to upload files. 
2. In the menu, select Upload to browse for files on your computer. The files appear in the content list. 
screen showing where to find areas to upload the files and the upload option in a dropdown
3. Open the file's menu to edit the file name, align with goals, replace the file, or add a description. 
example screen of the file menu


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