Restoring a Blackboard Course 1. Sign into Blackboard. 2. In the Packages and Utilities section of the Control Panel, click Import Package/View Logs 3. Select Import Package 4. When the next screen appears click the Choose File or Browser button to locate the .zip file on your computer. In #3, Select Course Materials select the desired items to import and click Submit.. 5. Note the confirmation bar across the top of the screen and wait for a confirmation email. Wait for an email from Blackboard Administrator that zip package is available.