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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,...

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...

Upload OneDrive documents directly into D2L Brightspace Content (Teachers)

Faculty and Teaching Assistants can upload and share Office 365 OneDrive documents with students in the Content tool in D2L Brightspace quickly and easily: 1. Navigate to your D2L Brightspace course in Mozilla Firefox browser. Click the Materials menu...

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 ...

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. ...

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...

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...

Request to add a Teacher's Assistant, Co-Teacher, Grader to a D2L Brightspace course

To request adding a Teacher's Assistant, Grader, Co-Teacher, etc... to your D2L Brightspace course: Navigate to our fast track enrollment form. Sign in with your MavMail/Star ID credentials. Complete and submit the form to fast track the request to ...

Lockdown browser doesn't show available quizzes in D2L Brightspace

For sites using D2L Brightspace, when one or more quizzes do not show in the LockDown Browser Dashboard, it is typically due to a "null" or an empty value in the D2L "Message" field. This field permits you to have a message presented to students upon t...

Change the Start and End dates of a D2L Brightspace course

1. Log in to D2L Brightspace with your Star ID credentials at https://mnsu.learn.minnstate.edu 2. Access the course offering you want to change the dates in. 3. Click Course Admin in the course offering navigation bar. 4. Click Course Offering In...