How do I subscribe to an Announcement Feed?

You can subscribe to the Announcement RSS feed in your course and receive announcements via any RSS feed reader.

Open Announcements

Open Announcements

In Course Navigation, click the Announcements link.

Locate Announcements Feed Link

Click the Announcements (RSS) Feed link.

Copy URL

Copy the URL in your browser's address bar.

Subscribe to Announcements Feed Through My Yahoo!

Subscribe to Announcements Feed Through My Yahoo!

Open My Yahoo! on any browser. Click the Add RSS Feed link [1], paste the URL in the text box [2], and click the Add button [3] to create an Announcements Feed.

Subscribe to Announcements through Live Bookmarks (Firefox)

Subscribe to Announcements through Live Bookmarks (Firefox)

Open Canvas through Firefox. After selecting the Announcements Feed link,  select Live Bookmarks from the drop-down menu [1]. Click the Subscribe Now button [2] to subscribe to the RSS feed.

Subscribe to Announcements through Safari

Open Canvas through Safari. After selecting the Announcements Feed link, Safari will automatically create a RSS feed for you to view.

Subscribe to Announcements Feed through Feedly

Subscribe to Announcements Feed through Feedly

Open Feedly on any browser. Click the Add Content link [1], then paste the URL in the text box [2]. Under Discover feeds, locate the name of your course and click the Add icon [3].

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