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Adding an External Link

  1. Logon to your course.
  2. Click on the Control Panel link.
  3. Under Content Areas, click External Links.
  4. In the Add section, click the External Link button.
  5. Enter a name for the link in the Name box.
  6. Enter the Web site address in the URL box. (You will need to enter the full Web site address. For example, enter
  7. Enter a description of the link in the Description box.
  8. Optional: Select options in the Options section.
  9. Click the Submit button and then click the OK button.

other services related to Blackboard?
Contact Ann Boisselle, Blackboard Coordinator, at Ext. 2462 or or visit the Distance Learning office in the Streeter Annex, Room S-178.

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