Course Copy


Course Copy Direction
  1. Enter the course containing content.
  2. Under Control Panel, select Packages and Utilities, then select Course Copy.
  3. Browse to locate your blank destination course.
  4. Press Select All.
    • Uncheck Announcements.
    • Select Include only the forums, with no starter posts for the Discussion Board.
  5. Press Submit.

Do not perform a "COURSE COPY" multiple times into the SAME course as this process is additive. Read more about common course copy problems & solutions.

Copy your Course

  • Login to the course containing content. Verify you are in the correct course. Check semester, year, course number, and source content.
  • Under Control Panel, expand Packages and Utilities.
  • Select Course Copy.
  • For Destination Course ID, press the Browse... button to select the course where you want to add content. Verify that you have selected the correct course. Check semester, year, course number, typically blank course.
  • Press Select All to copy your course content to the destination course.
  • Under Select Copy Options, uncheck Announcements.
  • Under Discussion Board, select Include only the forums, with no starter posts.
  • Under Settings, leave Availability unchecked.
  • Under File Attachments, you may choose to copy all your files or just the files you have linked within your course.
    ATTENTION: If your course contains multimedia presentations, or custom html files which link to other files, select Copy all content, including unlinked files.
  • Press Submit.
  • BbLearn displays a Success: Course Copy action QUEUED message. This means the copy is not complete, but the request has been sent to the server.
  • DO NOT PERFORM A "COURSE COPY" MULTIPLE TIMES. If you experience a problem copying your course, contact
Even after receiving the Course Copy email confirmation, you may need to log out and WAIT 15 minutes before the destination course will show all of the copied content. If your course contains large files, the copy process will take even longer.

Edit & Clean-up Copied Results


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