Password Best Practices

Last Updated: Nov 10, 2015 03:58PM PST
When creating a password for use in WebPortal / Blackboard, you may need to select a special character. 

These characters have been designated by Blackboard as troublesome: : " ’ / \ . % & # < > = + * ? |   so it's best to avoid them.

Colon :
Space
Double Quote  "
Single Quote  '
Forward and Backward Slash / \
Period  .
Percentage %
Ampersand &
Hash tag  #
Less Than and Greater than    <  >
Equal  =
Plus +
Askterisk *
Question Mark ?
Pipe  |