Q. Why is the floating status bar covering parts of the test questions?

The "Question Completion Status" bar.



Completion Status

During examinations in BlackBoard, a bar titled "Question Completion Status" float over the screen.  It is design to inform the test taker of the staus of answered and saved questions.  Once expanded, it looks like this:


So it is useful, but can get in the way.


Since its position is lock on the screen not on the page , it sits as you scroll.  That can cause covering issues:

coveringKnown Issue

This is a known issue that Blackboard is working on. We have tried a suggested workaround, but it did not work.  We are also in contact with Blackboard about the failed rsolutoion.  

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  • Last Updated Jan 14, 2019
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  • Answered By Steve Sinclair

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  1. gave status via email.
    by Steve Sinclair on Jul 13, 2015.

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