January 2017 Release Notes - Blackboard Learn

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Version 5.0.58 

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video Building Block 5 for Blackboard Learn 9.x, released January, 2017, build 5.0.58, minimum KAF version 5.55.09.

The Kaltura Video Building Block supports the following service packs:

  • Blackboard Learn self-hosted and managed-hosting (v5.0.58) -  Release Q4 2015 release and Q2 2016 release and Q4 2016 release.

New Features

In this version we introduced an exciting new feature that enables the integration of Kaltura's In Video Quiz with the Blackboard Grade Book. 

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Issue

Description

KMS-12880

Blackboard version Q4 2016 verification

KMS-10738

Kaltura IVQ integration with the Blackboard Grade Book

Limitations

Issue

Description

KMS-4204

Migrated entries may be labelled with a course name.

KMS-3095

The WYSIWYG with the font/colors/text configuration may not display correctly when editing on some Android devices.

KMS-10732

The previous BSE does not display long description tooltips.

Known Issues

Issue

Description

SUP-3735

The BlackBoard Learn Email Announcement of Kaltura media to an external email may be sent to a broken link.

KMS-4367

The full screen display may not work properly on some Android devices.

KMS-3052/3056 

It is not possible to upload captions or thumbnails on mobile devices.

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