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  • Kaltura (Bugfix) - Kaltura Admin Tool   Feb 26, 2021, 12:51 PM CST

    On 02/26/2021, the UWSA Digital Learning Environment team implemented changes to the custom Kaltura Admin Tool in order to resolve two issues: 1) an error preventing the Kaltura Admin Tool from making changes to more than one Kaltura video at a time 2) a media refresh error causing the grid to blank out after making changes. Testing indicates that normal operation of the Kaltura Admin Tool has been restored.

  • Kaltura (Known Issue) - Kaltura Admin Tool multiselect error (resolved)   Feb 26, 2021, 12:54 PM CST

    The University of Wisconsin System Kaltura Admin Tool has developed an error where if an administrator selects multiple video entries and attempts to perform an action (such as adding or removing Co-Editors), the action is only taken on the first video selected. Update 02/26/21: the DLE team has resolved the issue.

  • Kaltura Admin Tool - TinyURL Bugfix 02/23/21   Feb 23, 2021, 5:27 PM CST

    On 02/23/21, the University of Wisconsin System Digital Learning Environment (DLE) team implemented a change to the "TinyURL" feature within its custom Kaltura Admin Tool. The change fixes a bug which was causing links created with those tools to display videos in the wrong video player.

  • Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (Support) - End User Support Changes 03/10/21   Feb 16, 2021, 5:28 PM CST

    Blackboard has announced changes to its end user support model for Collaborate Ultra webconferences. Starting on March 10, 2021, end users will have access to a chatbot to answer Collaborate Ultra questions, but they will need a registered campus administrator to create new tickets with Blackboard Support. We urge each University of Wisconsin institution to identify one or two Blackboard Collaborate Ultra administrators to register with Blackboard Support. Submit their names to the UWSA DLE Team via, and we can register them with Blackboard Support.

  • Canvas (Reports) - BETA DLE Datasets test deployment 02/18/21 [Updated]   Feb 18, 2021, 9:48 AM CST

    On 02/18/21, the Digital Learning Environment Team deployed a test version of a custom Canvas reports tool for administrators to the DLE's production Instructional instance of Canvas. The BETA DLE Datasets tool allows Canvas administrators in the University of Wisconsin System (except for UW Madison) to run Canvas reports such as: course utilization, courses in the Canvas Root account, External Tools on Course Navigation, and search Content and Module links.

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