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New Box View is the name of the new assignment annotation and marking tool in Blackboard Learn. It replaces the existing Crocodoc grade centre tool. The New Box View tool offers several improvements over Crocodoc, including the ability to view and annotate additional file types.

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Please follow the link below for detailed information on the transition from Crocodoc to New Box View:

What is new in this upgrade?

You will see some small interface differences. You can use the Point Annotation Mode icon to point and add a comment, or highlight specific text and add a comment.

Note: The New Box View does not yet support ‘free hand drawing’ - only “point and click” comments and highlighting. While students will be able to view annotations online, these annotations will not appear on downloaded versions of the marked assignment

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