Adding an iSpring to D2L

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NOTE: iSpring Presenter is a PowerPoint add-on that must be installed separately. From the Manage Course menu, select Manage Files. Select New Folder. Enter a Name for the new folder, then select Save. Select the New Folder to open it. Select Upload. On the Upload pop-up menu, select Upload. Navigate to the Zipped iSpring File. […]

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Adding Questions to Self Assessments

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From the Assessments menu, select Self Assessments. Select the Title of the self assessment. Select Add/Edit Questions. Select New, then select a Question Type. Enter the Question Text. Enter the Value (Answer) for each answer choice. Select Save. Repeat steps 4-7 for each additional question. Select Done Editing Questions. Select Save and Close.

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Creating a Question Pool

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IMPORTANT NOTE: Questions should be in the question library in order to add them into a Question Pool. Creating a Question Pool From the Assessments menu, select Quizzes. Select the Title of the quiz. Select Add/Edit Questions. From the New menu, select Question Pool. Enter the Question Pool title. Enter the Number of Questions to […]

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Adding Widgets to Homepages

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NOTE: In order to add a widget to a homepage you must first create a custom homepage. Click here for instructions on Creating Custom Homepages.   From the Manage Course menu, select Course Admin. Select Homepages. Select the Title of the custom homepage. Select Add Widgets in the section you wish to place the widget. […]

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Adding Users to Groups

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From the Communication menu, select Groups. From the View Categories menu, select the appropriate Category. Select the drop-down menu next to the Category Name, then select Enroll Users. Select or deselect the Checkbox for each user in the appropriate Group column. Select Save. NOTE: Moving a user from one group to another does not move […]

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Groups

The Groups tool allows instructors to create group work areas for students. Instructors can create groups for projects and assignments, or create special work areas for students with different learning needs. Students can belong to multiple groups within the same course. For example, students can simultaneously belong to a group for class projects, a group […]

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Adding FAQ Questions

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From the Communication menu, select FAQ. Select New Question. Select the Category from the drop-down menu. Enter the Question in the text field. Enter the Answer in the text field. Select Save.

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Dropboxes – Adding Date Restrictions

From the Assessments drop-down menu on the Navigation Bar, select Dropbox. Select the downward facing triangle next to the Folder you wish to add a date restriction to. Select Edit Folder. Select the Restrictions Tab. Select the Checkbox for “Has Start Date”, “Has Due Date”, or “Has End Date.” NOTE: Instructors may select any combination […]

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Using Date Restrictions

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Adding Date Restrictions to Content Topics: In Content, locate the Content Topic that you wish to add a date restriction to. Select the drop-down menu to the right of the content topic title. Select Edit Properties In-Place. Select Add Dates and Restrictions. Select Add Start Date, Add Due Date, and/or Add End Date to set […]

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Adding Users to a Personal Chat

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From the Communication menu, select Chat. Select the Drop-Down Menu next to the title of the chat. Select View Members. Select Add Members. Select the Checkbox next to the name of user(s) to be added. NOTE: You can select users from different course offerings using the Select Different Course link. Select Add. Select Done.

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