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copy-course-files-to-cs

The copy-course-files-to-cs command-line tool copies content from a course in Blackboard Learn to another folder in the Content Collection. All files that have been attached to the course will be copied to the Content Collection. Files from specific course areas may not be selected. This tool can be used on all types of courses: available courses, courses made unavailable through the Administrator Panel, and courses disabled through Snapshot.

Files from the course may be copied to the course folder in the Content Collection or another folder that exists within in the Content Collection.


Copy files within a course in the Content Collection

This example shows how to copy the files from a course to the course folder within the Content Collection. If the course folder does not exist in the Content Collection, it will be created automatically.

copy-course-files-to-cs courseID

Example

copy-course-files-to-cs History100


Copy files between courses in the Content Collection

This example shows how to copy the files from a course to another folder (not the course folder) within the Content Collection. The folder must exist within the Content Collection before running this command.

copy-course-files-to-cs courseID "path to folder in the Content Collection"

Example

copy-course-files-to-cs History100 "/users/jsmith/my documents/"