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Alert: Students Unable to Submit Assignment to Blackboard Using Safari

Timeframe: Friday 20 April 2018, Ongoing

Services Affected:

  • Blackboard - uploading of assignments

Audience: Students

Description: If a student is uploading an assignment to Blackboard using Safari 11.1 then they will get an error “Failed to submit assignment”. Blackboard are aware of this and a solution should be coming soon.

Until this issue is resolved, students are advised to use another web browser, such as Firefox or Chrome.

Please contact the ITS Service Desk if you have any questions (, ext 8888 or 0800 479 888)

ITS Service Desk Reference: R172141