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How do I move or reorder an assignment group?

You can move or reorder assignment groups after you've created them. You can manually drag and drop the assignment group, or you can use the Move To option, which is also accessible for keyboard users. You can also move or reorder assignments.

Open Assignments

Open Assignments

In Course Navigation, click the Assignments link.

Drag and Drop Assignment Group

You can use the drag and drop option to reorder assignment groups. Click the drag handle next to the assignment group name. Drop the assignment group in the desired location by releasing the mouse.

Move Assignment Group

You can also use the Move To option to reorder an assignment group. Click the Settings icon [1] and select the Move To... link [2].

Place Assignment Group Location

Place Assignment Group Location

In the Move Assignment Group sidebar, click the Place drop-down menu [1]. Select the placement of the assignment group you are moving [2]. You can move the group so it is located at the top of the page, before a specific group, after a specific group, or at the bottom of the page.

Place Before or After

Place Before or After

If you selected the Before or After option, click the second drop-down menu [1]. Select the assignment group that should be before or after the assignment group you are moving, as indicated by the option selected in the previous menu [2].

If you want to move the assignment group to another location, change the sidebar placement options as needed. All changes are applied automatically in the Assignments page.

Close Sidebar

Close Sidebar

To close the sidebar, click the Done button.