Express Links in D2L (Mac)

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IMPORTANT NOTE: These instructions are based on the Mac operating system.

  1. Navigate to the document on Express you wish to create a link to in D2L.
  2. Right Click on the File you wish to link to.
  3. Select Get Info.
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  4. Copy Link Information from the Server information.
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  5. Within D2L, select Content.
  6. From within the desired module, select New.
  7. Select Create a Link.
  8. Add a Title, and Paste the link into the URL textbox.
  9. Change the 1st half of the link to read http://​express​.lcc​.edu/
  10. KEEP THE 2nd HALF! The remainder of the link (/faculty/<userid>/examplefolder/exampledoc.docx) should remain in place.

    Do NOT include any spaces or special characters (i.e. %, ?, *, etc) in the file names or the link may not work.

  11. If you would like the link to open in a new window, select the Checkbox for open as external resource.
  12. Select Create.

Come visit the eLearning team in TLC 427 for assistance.
If you are unable to visit in person, please contact us by email
at lcc_​elearning@​lcc.​edu, or by phone at (517) 4831839.

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