Special Characters in Blackboard
This solution is for instructors and students who might need to add in symbols or special characters into the text they’re typing. For example, the ñ in Spanish.
Here is a PDF of these instructors for download. Symbols in Blackboard
- Navigate to an area such as an Item from Build Content or a Discussion Board post where text needs to be entered.
- Make sure the Content Editor is expanded to show the full tool bar.
- Click on the Symbols button to open the Select Special Character pop up.
- Click on the symbol you wish to enter in your text. It will be added to where the cursor is in the text box.