One of the behind the scenes changes to Blackboard has meant that for some users, the left menu isn’t visible – as in the image.

To see the menu, hover over the blue bar – and when a grey arrow appears, click on it.

There are 3 reasons why your screen might default to this layout.

  • It’s a relatively low resolution screen (most commonly seen in classroom data projectors).
  • You have a high resolution screen, but you’ve set your font size to be more than 100% (to make it easier to read).
  • You have a high resolution screen, but you’ve got the browser set to not open to full width.