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Step 1: Pre-Integration Task

Step 2: Adding a LTI for Campus Labs Products

 

Step 1: Pre-Integration Task

Submit a request to our Support team or call (716.270.0000) requesting Sakai integration for your Campus Labs product.

*In the request please include your Sakai sign in URL.

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Step 2: Adding a LTI for Campus Labs Products

To Add a Tool Provider

  1. Log into Sakai as an admin
  2. Click on the "Admin Tools" button in the upper right hand corner
  3. Click on "External Learning Tools"
  4. Click the "Manage Tool Providers" tab
  5. Click the "New Tool Provider" button
  6. In the launch point text box enter one of the following links: 

Course Evaluations

https://federation.campuslabs.com/lti?realm=https://{{institutiondomain}}

/courseeval/

  1. Enter the secret of your choice in to the "Secret" box
  2. Provide Campus Labs the the secret through via your email communication that was created in the pre integration task, or by calling us at 716.270.0000
  3. Click the "Use custom tool consumer information instead of default" box
  4. Create a "Key" of your choice
  5. Provide Campus Labs the the key through your via your email communication that was created in the pre integration task, or by calling us at 716.270.0000
  6. "Name" and "Description" can remain blank
  7. "Contact Email" is support@campuslabs.com
  8. Under "Visibility", “Allow users to use this tool provider” should be checked.
  9. Under Security Settings be sure to check at least the following:
  • Send tool consumer information to tool provider
  • Send context information to tool provider
  • Send User Id to tool provider
  • Send user name to tool provider
  • Send user email to tool provider
  • Send system username to tool provider
  1. Under "Make tool provider available to:" check the box for the current org unit or click "Add Org Units", and check all org units with courses that this tool provider should be available to.
  2. Click "Save and Close" to return to the "Manage Tool Providers" screen.

 

Adding a New Link

  1. Click the "Manage External Learning Tool Links" tab
  2. Click the "New Link" button
  • "Title"can be whatever you want to call the link (default that shows when adding to navigation).
  • URLshould match what was provide in the "Tool Provider" setup.
    • Course Evaluations
      • https://federation.campuslabs.com/lti?realm=https://{{institutiondomain}}/courseeval/
    • "Description"can remain blank.
    • Check “Allow Users to view this link”
    • For Key and Secret check “Sign messages with key/secret with” and choose “Tool consumer key/secret” radio button
    • Do not add any custom parameters
    • For Security Settings choose “Use tool provider security settings”
    • Under “Make link available to:” choose all of the same course offerings that you chose for the tool provider (if they don’t match, it won’t work because one gives permissions for the tool provider and the other gives permission for the link)
  1. Click "Save and Close"
  2. From the "Manage External Learning Tool Links" tab, click the "Settings" and check the following:
  • Allow sending tool consumer information to tool provider
  • Allow sending context information to tool provider
  • Allow sending user ID to tool provider
  • Allow sending user name to tool provider
  • Allow sending user email to tool provider
  • Allow sending system username to tool provider
  1. Click "Save and Close"

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Setting up a LTI Link

In order to add a link to courses you must edit the course navbars. You will have to repeat these steps for each D2L Navbar upon which you wish to include a link to a Campus Labs product.

  1. In the upper right hand corner click the "Admin Tools" icon
  2. Go to "Navigation & Themes"
  3. Choose the course navbar you want to add the synchronization link to
  4. From '"Edit Navbar" choose where you want to place the link, and click the create custom link button:
  • NOTE:Make sure the link is placed on the course navbar where Syllabus, Content, Grades, Classlist, etc. are located or synchronization will not work
    • Name: Can be whatever you want to call the link (default that shows when adding to navigation)
    • URL:Click "Insert Quicklink" and then
      • choose "External Learning Tools"
      • Find the name of the link you created under "Manage Tool Providers"
    • Behavior:should remain "Same Window"
    • Description:Not required
    • Icon:Not required
    • Availability:Do not check “Share with child org units” nor “Limit to specific roles”
    • Click "Create"
  1. Click "Save and Close".  The link should now be available on the course navbar

 

 

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