Blackboard Portfolios Students Frequently Asked Questions

What types of media can I include in my portfolio?

You can include images, audio, video, and many other types of streaming media in your portfolio. For images, you can embed any of the following file types: .gif, .jpg, .jpeg, .bmp, .png, and .tif. For audio and video, we recommend using MEDIAL, which will let you use any of the following formats: .mov, .avi, .wmv, .flv, .mpg, .mp4, .mp3, .wav, .wma. You can also embed videos that you have upload to YouTube.

For other file types, you can add them as an attachment or artifact. Someone viewing the portfolio will need to download the file to open or view it. Learn more about adding content to your portfolio.

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