Cannot Reply to Discussion Topic Questions

If you do not see the Shows Start a New Thread buttonStart a New Thread button or the Shows Reply button.Reply button after clicking on an existing thread, the discussion topic may be locked.

See also Participating in Discussions.

Troubleshooting

Try the following:

  • Double check the date range of the assignment. If the assignment should be open, contact your instructor.

Contact the Instructor

  • Email within the course.
  • Use our Contact Directory to locate your instructor's contact information.
  • Provide your instructor with the incident number.