How to Download Submissions

Blackboard Assignments

From within the Blackboard course site ensure EDIT mode is on:

  • From the Control Panel
  • Select Grade Centre
  • Select Full Grade Centre
  • Select the drop-down arrow next to the Assignment Title
  • Select Assignment File Download
screen image showing the drop-down menu to select file download option in grade centre for a Blackboard Assignment

The Download Assignment window will open:

screen image showing the download assignment window in Blackboard Assignments
  • Select the students whose assignments you want to download (you can select all students by checking the box next to Name).
  • Select if you want to download only each students’ Last attempt or All attempts
  • Click Submit.

All of the files submitted for that assignment will be packaged in a .zip file and the following message will appear:

screen image of the zip package message appearing when blackboard assignments download option has been selected
  • Right-click on the Download assignments nowlink
  • Select Save link as…
screen image showing the save as option from the drop down menu when right clicking on the download assignments hyperlink

Save the file to the required location.

Open the downloaded .zip file to ensure the contents contain all the submitted scripts.