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New Turnitin features - August 2015

In this summer’s upgrade to VITAL there were a couple of enhancements to Turnitin worth knowing about.

1. New 40MB file upload size limit. The previous limit was 20MB. 873 more words


QuickMarks, comments, feedback and feedfoward #GCUBlend

In our third lunchtime drop in session this week Jim Emery gave an overview of some of the increasingly popular uses of TurnitinUK.

Whilst the myth of Turnitin being a plagarism detection service persists (as Sam Ellis pointed out in his… 509 more words


Turnitin - scheduled maintenance Saturday August 15

Turnitin have informed us that the service may be intermittently unavailable during a maintenance period on Saturday August 15, 3pm-7pm.

They encourage Instructors to modify assignment due dates for either before or at least several hours after the scheduled maintenance window. 52 more words


Turnitin issue with Email non-submitters function

Staff may notice a new option to email non-submitters within the Turnitin inbox.

This functionality does not work; students will not receive the email.

We have reported this to Turnitin. 26 more words


Turnitin Service Alert

Turnitin continues to experience a global service disruption. Turnitin is working to resolve this, and they will provide an update.

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Turnitin Service Alert

Turnitin Service Alert

Some users may have encountered an issue with the Turnitin and TurnitinUK services on the 18th, 19th and 20th of July, 2015. 65 more words


less satisfaction

We were looking at the turnitin “Submit paper” button and thought it didn’t really look buttony enough for our tastes. It didn’t really scream out as a call to action. 167 more words