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D2L: Content Notifications (Student)

VERSION 10.3 OR HIGHER

The content tool is where the course content is mostly located. Instructors will set up a course using modules to divide content into categories. Instructors can notify students when a change is made to content. These alerts will appear in the Desire2Learn minibar or a user can receive email notifications. Additional information on Content Notifications can be found at Enabling Notifications in Content in the Desire2Learn Online Resource Center .  Following this link will direct you away from the UW-Platteville Knowledgebase.

REQUIRED:
  • Access to a Desire2Learn course
  • NetID and password
STEPS TO FOLLOW:
  1. Log into Desire2Learn
  2. Click the Update alerts icon in the minibar at the top of the page.
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Update alerts in minibar
  1. Click on the notification to be directed to the changed content in the Desire2Learn course.
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Content notification
  1. To set up instant email notifications, click on the dropdown arrow ext to the user name in the minibar.
  2. Select Notifications.
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Notification Option
  1. Verify email address and select the box under Email for Content - content item update.
  2. Click Save.
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Email notifications

If you have questions, please contact the DLC Help Desk at 608.342.1303, or 877.854.3083. You can also visit the DLC Help Desk's web page for information on hours of availability.





Keywords:content notification student d2l   Doc ID:53128
Owner:Beth A.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2015-06-23 17:49 CSTUpdated:2016-04-19 09:35 CST
Sites:UW Platteville
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