Resize a Video for the News Feed in D2L

When inserting a video file in D2L, via Insert Stuff, the video will be inserted at the default size. The default video frame width is larger than the News column width in D2L. However, students can open News by Selecting the News title link to view the video. Once at this page, the whole video […]

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Editing News

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From the News widget in your course, locate the Item to edit. Select the Downward-​​Facing Triangle to open the contextual menu. Select Edit. Edit the News Item as necessary. Select the Checkbox next to ​“Major edit- send a notification and restore it for those who dismissed it” to send an update to users regarding the […]

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Setting Release Conditions

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From the Communication drop-​​down menu on the Navigation Bar, select News. Select a News Item from the list. Under the Additional Release Conditions section, select the Create and Attach button. Select the Condition Type from the drop-​​down menu. Select the Condition Details from the drop-​​down menu. Select Create. Select Update. NOTE: Release Conditions can be […]

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Creating News Items

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From the Communication drop-​​down menu on the Navigation Bar, select News. Select New Item. Enter the Headline of your news item. Enter the Content of your news item. Enter a Start Date and time using the calendar and time menus. Select Publish to save and publish your News item. NOTE: If you are saving a […]

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