Copy a File in the Content Collection

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When you copy a file a duplicate of your file will be made in a location of your choosing within the Blackboard Content Collection area.

To copy a file (or multiple files) already in your Content Collection:                                                                                     

  1. Click the Content tab at the top right-hand corner of the window.
  2. Choose the appropriate Area of the Content Collection.
  3. Use the checkbox beside each file name to select it, or the check box at the top to select all files.
  4. Click the Copy button near the top or bottom of your file list.

    After clicking on Copy, you will be given a summary of the files you selected and are given an opportunity to choose a destination for the file(s) to be copied to.
  5. Click the Browse button in the Destination section. 
  6. Select the location where you wish to copy your file(s).

    Generally you will copy your file(s) within your personal Content Collection area.  Select this by clicking in the My Content, users, and your username.  You have the option to copy files to other areas in Blackboard, like Course Content areas.
  7. Select the specific folder location you wish to copy your file(s). 
  8. Click the Submit button at the bottom of the Destination page.
  9. Click the Submit button again, at the bottom of the Copy Content page.