Scroll Bar missing in Blackboard Grade Center

If you are using a Mac, new versions of the Mac OS have the scroll bars disabled by default. This can affect how your Grade Center displays and make it difficult to see all of your students and columns.

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Last Updated: August 11, 2020
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To re-enable your scroll bars on your Mac:

  1. Launch System Preferences, either from the Dock or from the Apple menu.

  2. Once the System Preferences window opens, select the General preference pane in the upper left corner.

  3. The middle section of the General preference pane controls when scroll bars appear and a few additional scroll bar options.

  4. To return the scroll bars to their pre-Lion functionality, select "Always" from the Show Scroll Bars options.

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