Jan 152013
 

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Individual pools can be exported from one course and imported into another course.


Export Pool


  • From the Control Panel
  • Select Course Tools
  • Select Tests, Surveys, and Pools
  • Select Pools
  • Select the Down arrow next to the Pool title you want to export
  • Select Export
  • When prompted by a pop-up window, select Save File and select OK
  • Navigate and select a location on your computer to save the pool export file to, such as your Desktop or H:/ drive. (Note: in some cases your file may save without prompting you to choose a location, in this case the file was saved to a folder called Downloads automatically.)
  • Select Save
  • The exported pool file is saved to the location you specified in .zip format. Do not alter the .zip file or it will not properly import into Blackboard.

Import Pool


  • From the Control Panel
  • Select Course Tools
  • Select Tests, Surveys, and Pools
  • Select Pools
  • Select Import Pool
  • Select Browse My Computer
  • Navigate to the location on your computer where you saved your exported (.zip) pool file, such as the Downloads folder.
  • Select the exported pool .zip file
  • Select Open
  • Select Submit
  • A Pool Import Complete confirmation message appears
  • Select OK to return to the pools page