How to rearrange content items on a page

Using drag and drop

You can rearrange the order of content items (or folders) within a course content area, simply by dragging each item to the desired position.

Hover over the left-hand edge of an item and your mouse pointer will change to a four-headed arrow.

move content folder

Use this to drag and reposition the item or folder.

move content folder

Using your mouse or keyboard

When you have a large number of content items on a page, you may find it easier to reposition them using your mouse or keyboard.

To do this click on the two arrows, towards the top right of the screen.

move content using the mouse

Then use the up and down arrows to reposition items and folders.

move content using the mouse

In the latest version of Blackboard (August 2017) you may find that, where you have a large number of items on a page, you have to use this manual method to reorder content on the page.