Turnitin experienced a service disruption on 28th March 2018 from 14:00 – 16:57 which may mean that you experienced an issue making a submission or viewing submissions within the Feedback Studio during this time.
This problem has now been resolved
We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused
Turnitin Service Alert
You may have experienced issues viewing submissions within the Feedback Studio. This was down to a service disruption affecting the performance of Turnitin and Turnitin UK.
When did this happen?
March 27th 08:00 – 10:40
We are pleased to announce that this has now been resolved.
Turnitin have announced a change to the way you access marking in the Turnitin Feedback Studio via the App. Previously this was done through use of an access code generated in each Blackboard course. This has now been replaced by entering your email address, after which you will be sent a link.
Instructions from Turnitin are at:
A new method for accessing your LMS classes in the iOS app
On Saturday 17 March 2018, Turnitin will be unavailable from 4 pm to 10 pm for scheduled maintenance. This is to ensure that services remain stable, particularly during high submission periods, this maintenance will include several hardware updates and performance improvements.
Users will be unable to submit and grade during this maintenance window, so please ensure that any submission deadlines are adjusted to fall outside of the window.
Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
On Wednesday 27 December 2017, Turnitin will be unavailable from 4 pm to 1 am for scheduled maintenance. This is to allow Turnitin to improve capacity and increase the service up-time and resiliency. Please be aware that no submissions or grading will be possible during this time.
Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this causes.
Turnitin have reported that their service is now accessible again, following the outage that started at around 2 pm today.
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Turnitin have reported (at 2.18 pm) that TurnitinUK is suffering a service outage, and that this is being investigated as a priority by their engineers. We will update this blog when we have any further information.
Turnitin have reported some difficulties with their login processes between 11.37pm Weds 23rd Oct and 6am Thurs 24th Oct which would have prevented users from logging in and / or accessing the Turnitin service through Blackboard. This has now been resolved and Turnitin is available as normal.
Apologies for any inconvenience that may have been caused.
Digital Education Office
We apologise for any issues experienced with Turnitin following our Blackboard upgrade. The service has been restored.