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D2L Brightspace Data Requests

D2L Brightspace Data Requests    Description of Service Category  IT Solutions provides raw data from D2L Brightspace Data Hub. Requests may include faculty access to their own course data, competencies/learning outcomes data for program assessment,...

Add videos to D2L Brightspace from Media Space

Navigate to https://mnsu.edu/mediaspace Locate the Helpful Guides header. Click "How to Kaltura Capture" Locate the section on D2L Brightspace Content. That section will provide an step-by-step guide for adding videos to D2L Brightspace

How to Request/Add a Course to D2L Brightspace

Courses are automatically added as to D2L Brightspace about two and half months prior to semester start dates. Log in to D2L Brightspace with your Star ID credentials to find your courses. Request Merged/Grouped Courses in D2L Brightspace To request...

Display Letter Grades in D2L Brightspace with Grade Scheme Symbol setting

To display letter grades in D2L Brightspace Grades: 1. Click on the Assessment tab in the course offering. 2. Click Grades from the menu. 3. Click Settings in upper right corner of screen. 4. Click Org Unit Display Options tab. 5. Check the Grad...

Inactivate D2L Brightspace Courses

If you do not plan to use your D2L Brightspace courses you can make them inactive with a few clicks. An "Inactive" course: Cannot be accessed or seen by students. Teachers see the course labeled as "Inactive." Teachers can see and access the "Inact...

Change the Default Font Size in D2L Brightspace

1. Log into D2L Brightspace. 2. Click on your name/profile. 3. Click on Account Settings. 4. Locate Font Settings. 5. Click under Font Size 6. Click which size Font you want to choose. Small, Medium, Large, Huge. 7. You can preview the size in t...

Finding and Pinning Courses in D2L Brightspace

Find all your courses in D2L Brightspace using the My Courses widget or the waffle icon. You can also pin those courses to quickly locate them.   Finding Courses with My Courses: Login to D2L Brightspace. Find the My Courses widget on the homepage....

Request to add a D2L Homepage Annoucement

D2L Brightspace homepage announcements are used for communicating items related to Brightspace use, updates, teaching/learning tips for success, Brightspace help and FAQs, etc, for both faculty and students.   Because of the quantity of potential mar...

How to Log in to the Office 365 widget to access your MavMail, Outlook calendar, and OneDrive on the D2L Brightspace homepage

The Office 365 widget on the D2L Brightspace homepage allows you to view your MavMail, Outlook calendar, and OneDrive files. To log in to the Office 365 widget in D2L Brightspace: 1. Navigate to D2L Brightspace at https://mnsu.learn.minnstate.edu usi...

Reply to Discussion post in D2L

1. Log in to D2L Brightspace 2. Click on the course in which you'd like to access. 3. Click on Communication and then Discussions from the main navigation menu.   4. From the main Discussion List, click on the Topic you'd like to reply to. 5. ...

Faculty request to inactivate a D2L Brightspace course

If you are not using your D2L Brightspace course, you can inactivate your course. This will mark the course with a visible "Inactive" label and will hide the course from students.   You can also make a course inactive yourself by following these i...

Extend End Date Of Course in D2L

Navigate to D2L Brightspace and log in. Click the course in which you would like to change the end date. In the top right corner on the navbar click the Course Admin link. Click Course Offering Information. Keep the box checked next to Course has a...

Class Progress: Customizeable Student Progress Dashboard in D2L Brightspace

Introduction to Class Progress Class Progress is a customizable learning analytics tool within D2L Brightspace. Class progress can be used to: Support student success by signaling that a Student is not meeting a requirement or outcome of a course or ...

Error message: Can't upload documents to D2L Brightspace

There is a known issue with D2L Brightspace. If a document has a special character, like "/" or "\" in the title, the user will receive an error message when attempting to upload it to a course offering.   The resolution is to rename the file without...

Import a Course Package (.zip) into D2L Brightspace

Click  Course Admin on your course Navbar, then click Import/Export/Copy Components. On the Import/Export/Copy Components page, select Import Components and select From a Course Package. Click Upload and then locate and select the import file. This i...