How do I use the Announcements Index Page?

The Announcements Index Page allows you to view, filter, and make new announcements for your course.

Open Announcements

Open Announcements

Click the Announcements link.

Filter Announcements

There are a few ways to filter Announcements:

  1. Search for a announcement by typing a announcement title, a user name, or a keyword in the Search title, body, or author field.
  2. Click the Unread button to hide all read announcement and view only the unread announcements.

Perform Bulk Actions

Click the checkbox next to the announcement to apply a bulk action such as locking or deleting [1]. Click the Lock button to close all selected announcements to comments [2]. Click the Trash button to delete all selected announcements [3].

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