|December 12, 2014||Filled under Announcement, Known Issue||
As the semester comes to an end, it’s time to submit your final grades to UDSIS. In addition to the regular process described on the Registrar’s Web site, Sakai users can use a Web form titled Grade Submission from Sakai to UDSIS
A couple of caveats regarding the use of the Web form:
1. Must use Gradebook 2 in Sakai.
Complete instructions are available on this previous Sakai blog post.
2. Possible error message at the end of the process
After you have clicked the “Finish and Submit” button at the end of the Web form, if you have a large roster, you might get this error message:
The server is temporarily unavailable. NOTE: Some systems may not be available between approximately 1:00 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. Monday - Saturday and between 4:30 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. on Sundays due to system maintenance.
If you get this message, check your grade roster in UDSIS. Your grades have probably been submitted anyway. If they haven’t, contact the IT Support Center (submit a request, email email@example.com, or call  831-6000).
|September 9, 2014||Tips and Tricks|
In Sakai 2.9.3, the Forums tool uses a different terminology to refer to what used to be called a Thread. It is now called a Conversation. The following diagram presents graphically the new hierarchy of the terms now used in the Forums tool. Once in a topic, you can either start a top-level conversation or […] more >
|August 28, 2014||Tips and Tricks|
As the fall semester begins, IT staff members have received a number of inquiries related to notifications and sending announcements to students, especially with the growing number of instructors opting to use Canvas instead of Sakai. Below are some options and “gotchas” regarding notifications in UD-supported technologies, including Canvas, Sakai, and P.O. Box. I. Verify […] more >
|August 18, 2014||Announcement|
On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, Sakai@UD will be unavailable from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. to allow the code to be upgraded to version 2.9.3. Sakai 2.9 contains significant performance improvements, updated technical infrastructure, hundreds of bug fixes (over 600 bug fixes and over 20 security improvements), and accessibility improvements. Significant features have been added […] more >