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Quick Learner Feedback Discussion Forum Attachments Result in 404 Error

Date Published: Nov 23,2020

CategoryPlanned First Fix Release:SaaS - v3900.0.0,Learn 9.1, 3900.2.0 Release; Product:Communication Tools,Course Tools; Version:Learn 9.1, 3900.0.0,Learn 9.1 Q4 2019 (3800.0.0),Learn 9.1 Q4 2018 (3500.0.0),Learn 9.1 Q2 2019 (3700.0.0),SaaS
Article No.: 000059695
Blackboard Learn
Service Pack(s):
Learn 9.1, 3900.0.0, Learn 9.1 Q4 2019 (3800.0.0), Learn 9.1 Q4 2018 (3500.0.0), Learn 9.1 Q2 2019 (3700.0.0), SaaS
Users are getting a 404 error page when downloading files attached via the Quick Feedback to Learner area for a graded Discussion Forum.
Steps to Repeat:
  1. Log into Blackboard Learn as System Administrator
  2. Create a course
  3. Create two users
  4. Enroll one user as Instructor and the other user as Student in the course
  5. Log in as the Instructor > Navigate to the Course created in Step 2
  6. Navigate to Course Menu > Discussions
  7. Create a gradable Discussion Forum, then create a thread in this forum
  8. Log in as the Student > Navigate to Course > Discussion Forum > Create a post in the thread created in Step 7
  9. Log in as the Instructor
  10. Navigate to Grade Center > Full Grade Center
  11. Select the Chevron for the Student's attempt > Select Grade User Activity
  12. In the Feedback to Learner section, upload a file from local computer using the clip icon
  13. Enter a score for the attempt > Select Save Draft
  14. Without leaving the inline-grading page, open the Feedback to Learner section again > Select Submit
  15. Log in as the Student
  16. Navigate to the Course > Course Menu > My Grades > Click on the discussion forum grade
  17. Attempt to download the file attached by the Instructor
Expected Behavior:
The Student is able to download the file successfully, without error.

Observed Behavior:
The Student receives the following error message:
Error: 404 NOT FOUND

Target Release:

Learn 9.1, 3900.2.0 Release

SaaS - Fixed (v3900.0.0)

Patch Available:


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