Blackboard (Faculty) - Grade Center: Column Organization

This document provides an overview of how to organize columns such as reorder, show/hide, and delete columns. The Column Organization page can also be used to check the categories and point values of columns.

The Column Organization page allows you to see all of the columns in your grade center along with their category, due date, date created, and points possible. 

Access the Column Organization Page

  1. From the Full Grade Center, hover over the Manage button and then click Column Organization.
    column org

Reorder Columns

The drag-and-drop feature for reordering columns is not currently working and is a known issue for Blackboard. Please use the following workaround.
  1. In both sections, there is a button with arrows pointing up and down. Click the arrows button. 
    arrows button
  2. Select the column to move. Use the up and down arrows in the box to move the column up or down. Then click Apply.
    box arrows
  3. Click Submit to save all changes.

Show/Hide Columns

  1. Select the check box(es) in front of the column(s) to show or hide.
  2. Click the drop-down Show/Hide button and select desired option: Hide Selected Columns, Show Selected Columns,  or Show Selected Columns in All Grade Center Views.

Delete Columns

  1. Select the check box(es) in front of the column(s) to delete.
  2. Click the Delete button.
  3. Click Continue and then Delete.

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Owner:Jennifer A.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2017-08-08 09:07 CDTUpdated:2017-08-08 10:16 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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