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Using Student Preview.

You will find both the ‘Edit View’ and ‘Student Preview’ modes underneath the main navigation bar on the right-hand side of your NILE site pages.

Screengrab - student preview selected

Above: from left to right, Student Preview (Highlighted- Off) Site Availability (On) Edit Mode (On).


The Student Preview function creates a new ‘student preview’ user: this is especially useful to check content has been correctly released and is visible to students and to test Blackboard assignments.

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