How do I link to a configured External App in Modules?

External Apps must be configured before being added to a Module. You can configure External Apps in your Course Settings. Or search the Edu App Center for configured apps.

Open Modules

Open Modules

In Course Navigation, click the Modules link.

Add Content

Add Content

Click the Add Item button [1].

Select Item Type

Select Item Type

Click the Add [Item Type] To: drop-down menu and select the External Tool option.

Set External Tool

Set External Tool

Enter a URL of a known configured tool with Basic LTI. [1]. Give your External Tool a Page Name [2]. To have the tool open in a new browser tab, click the Load this tool in a new tab checkbox [3]. Choose whether or not to indent the item in the module drop-down menu [4].

Add Item to Module

Add Item to Module

Click the Add Item button.

View Module

The external tool will be added to the module. To publish the external tool, click the unpublished icon. The hover text will confirm you want to publish the resource.

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