Blackboard (Students) - Discussion Boards: Hyperlink Text in the Text Editor

This document describes how to hyperlink text using Blackboard's text editor.

1.  After creating your discussion thread or reply, highlight the text you want to make into a link

2.  Click the Insert/Edit Link button (it looks like a chain link)

click on the hyperlink button

3. A new window will appear. In the “Link Path” box, paste in your copied link text

4. Choose the Open in New Window (_blank) option from the “Target” menu

5.  Click the Insert button at the bottom of the window

Paste Hyperlink into the Link Path box. Set Target as Open in New Window. Click Insert

6: Click Submit on the discussion post to share your link with the class

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Owner:Emily K.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2015-10-20 14:25 CDTUpdated:2019-05-17 10:40 CDT
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