We notified users of some changes to the Turnitin bulk download functionality on 6th January 2016. Following discussions with Turnitin and other institutions, Turnitin have now reverted some of the functionality to include student names in standard bulk downloads.
There is some new functionality:
Anonymous bulk download
Student papers can now be downloaded when anonymous marking is enabled. The downloaded files will not contain student names to preserve the anonymity. The naming convention is:
Change to file names
Student papers that are downloaded when anonymous marking is not enabled will contain the student names. This also applies when the Post Date has passed. However, there is a slight change to the naming convention. Previously it was:
It is now:
Retrieving the zip file
When you bulk download student submissions, instead of downloading to your computer straightaway, you will need to go to the Messages tab in Turnitin to access the zip file (it may take some time to generate).
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