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I have several forums in the Discussion Board in my Blackboard Learn course site. How do I search them to find what I need?

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  1. Under Course Management in the lower left of your course site, select Course Tools, then select Discussion Board.

  2. Under Discussion Boards, select the discussion board in which you want to search (commonly, the Discussion Board whose name is your course ID).

  3. In the upper right of the Discussion Board page listing your various forums, click on the Search button.

  4. Type the subject of your search in the text field provided.

  5. Using the drop-down list, choose either Current Discussion Board or All Forums in Course.

  6. Use After and Before to select dates from when the forum was active.

  7. Click Go to view results.

  8. Click OK when you're finished with your search and wish to return to your list of Discussion Board forums.

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