Modifying or Deleting a Calendar Event

This guide will demonstrate how to modify or delete a calendar event

Accessing the Calendar, Part 1

The Blackboard Calendar can be accessed through the Blackboard Notifications Panel.  To access the notifications panel, click on your name in the upper right hand corner of the Blackboard window.

Accessing the Calendar, Part 2

Image of the Notification Dashboard with an arrow pointing to the calendar button with instructions to click here to access the calendar

The Notification Dashboard will now expand.  To access the calendar, click on the Calendar button (the bottom icon in the left bar).

Accessing Calendar Events

Image of the Blackboard calendar with an arrow pointing to an event with instructions to click on the event you wish to modify.

You will now see the Blackboard calendar.  To modify an event, click on the event you wish to modify.

Modifying or Deleting Calendar Events

Image of the edit event screen with the following annotations: 1.To rename the event, enter a new name in the top space.2.Calendar: Note: once an event has been created, it cannot be moved to a different calendar.3.To modify the starting and ending dates and times of the event, enter the new starting and ending dates here.4.Event Description: To modify the event description, enter the new description here.5.To discard changes, click the Cancel button.6.To submit changes, click the Submit button7.To delete the event, click the Delete link.

A dialog box labeled Edit Event with the event information will appear on screen.

  1. To rename the event, enter a new name in the top space.
  2. Calendar: Note: once an event has been created, it cannot be moved to a different calendar.
  3. To modify the starting and ending dates and times of the event, enter the new starting and ending dates here.
  4. Event Description: To modify the event description, enter the new description here.
  5. To discard changes, click the Cancel button.
  6. To submit changes, click the Submit button
  7. To delete the event, click the Delete link.

Deleting an Event

Image of the delete event dialog box showing the cancel and OK buttons

After clicking the Delete link, you will be asked to confirm the deletion.  To delete the event click the OK button.  To cancel the deletion, click the Cancel button.