How do I upload a PowerPoint to Blackboard

Explains how someone can upload PowerPoints in Blackboard

1. Create an item
Hover over Build Content in any content area, and click Item.

Create Item screenshot

2. Attach a file
You can attach files by the following options:

  • Click the paperclip icon in the text editor
  • Click Browse My Computer or Browse Content Collection in the Attachments section below the text editor

Attach Item screenshot

3. Always be sure to submit the changes you made to your item by clicking Submit.

 Note: This information applies to the Original Course View Only


Save a PowerPoint Presentation
Instructors can use Export under File in PowerPoint to save the presentation as a PDF file. The PDF files can be displayed slide-by-slide by most browsers.

1. Export File (PDF) from PowerPoint

2. Click File in the top menu of your PowerPoint presentation

PowerPoint File Menu screenshot

3. Click Export
4. Choose the file type for your presentation

PowerPoint Export screenshot




Keywords:blackboard, bb, powerpoint   Doc ID:84738
Owner:Szymon M.Group:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
Created:2018-08-08 15:28 CDTUpdated:2019-05-02 10:37 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
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