USERS AND GROUPS: How do I allow guest users to view my Blackboard course?

An instructor may allow guest access to a Blackboard course. Guests have very limited access to the course; they cannot participate in discussion board forums, tests, surveys, virtual classroom sessions or access group pages and student tools.

 

How to enable guest access

  1. In the Control Panel, click Customization. Then click Guest and Observer Access


     
  2. Select Yes for Allow Guests


     
  3. Click Submit.

     

How to enable guest access to areas of your course

  1. In the Control Panel, click Customization to expand the menu options and click Tool Availability.


     
  2. In the Visible to Guests column, select the areas you wish to make available to guests.


     
  3. Click Submit.