Assignment Inline Grading Tool Changes


Important Changes for Assignment Inline Grading Tool

What is changing?

Functions and Details Crocodoc (Old) Box View (New)
File types for annotations PDF, PPT, PPTX, XLS, XLSX, DOC, and DOCX Over 100 different file types

File Types and Fonts Supported in Box Content Preview

Videos and images displayed No Yes
Annotation types Text- and point-based comments, highlighting, and drawing Point-based comments and highlighting
Download You can download a copy of a student file with the option to download in the original format or in a PDF version that includes the annotations You can download a copy of a student file, but annotations won’t appear
Print function No Yes (does not include annotations)

What does it look like?

Below is a comparison of the Assignment Inline Grading interface using Crodococ (left) and the New Box View (right).

Crocodoc (old) New Box View

new assignment inline grading view

Watch New Box View in Action

Grading an Assignment using the New Box View (Tutorial)


When is this changing?
December 22, 2017, all inline grading assignments will use the New Box View interface.

What happens to assignments that were already graded using Crocodoc?
All previously graded assignments using the Crocodoc will be be captured and saved in PDF format to retain annotations and commenting. No previously graded work will be lost.

Will there be any changes to rubrics?
Rubrics are not affected at all by this change.