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Announcements only Display a few Lines of Text in Ultra Courses

Date Published: Jul 31,2020

CategoryPlanned First Fix Release:SaaS - v3800.13.0; Product:Communication Tools; Version:Ultra
Article No.: 000052525
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Issue Description:
In Ultra Courses, the text of Announcements displays a few lines at a time, even for lengthy announcements.
Steps to Repeat:
  1. Log into Blackboard Learn (Ultra environment) as Instructor
  2. Navigate to an Ultra Course
  3. Select  Announcements > +
  4. Enter a title and several paragraphs of text for the Message
  5. Save the Announcement
  6. Click the Announcement to view it
Expected Behavior:
The display area shows all of the Announcement, or most of the Announcement displays at once with minimal scrolling.

Observed Behavior:
The display area is too small vertically, and only a few lines show, requiring excess scrolling.

Target Release:

SaaS - Fixed (v3800.13.0)

Patch Available:


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