March 2018 Release Notes - Blackboard Learn

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Version 5.1.66 and (SaaS)

These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video Building Block 5 for Blackboard Learn 9.x, released March 12, 2018, build 5.1.66, minimum KAF version 5.70.18, supporting the Blackboard self-hosted and managed-hosting.

The Kaltura Video Building Block supports the following service packs:

  • Blackboard Learn self-hosted and managed-hosting (v5.1.66) -  Q4 2016 release, Q2 2017 release, and release Q4 2017.
  • Blackboard Learn SaaS in the classic Learn experience (v5.1.1.66).

Resolved Issues 




Resolved the issues where videos embedded by a student role are not visible. This issues is caused due to the html filter policy.


Resolved the issues where administrator lose all permission to publish content, due to special course names.

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