How do I share OneDrive files via Blackboard?

OneDrive files and folders may be shared in Blackboard by creating a Web Link. Follow the steps below to share OneDrive items in Blackboard.

 

How to share OneDrive files and folders

  1. Click the ellipses (…) next to a file or folder in OneDrive
  2. Click Share.


     
  3. Type Everyone and click Enter/Return on your keyboard.
  4. Choose Can View.


     
  5. Select Share everything in this folder, even items with unique permissions.
  6. Click Share.
  7. After completing these steps, the link can be embedded into a Blackboard Course Site.

How to share a OneDrive folder/file on Blackboard via Course Menu

  1. Select the plus symbol [+] above course tabs.
  2. Select Web Link.


     
  3. Paste the OneDrive link into URL field.
  4. Select Available to Users.
  5. Click Submit.

How to share a OneDrive folder/file on Blackboard via Content Area

  1. In a Content Area, highlight Build Content. Click Web Link.


  2. Paste the OneDrive link into URL field.
  3. Click Submit.