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Academic support resources
Are you having difficulties with your coursework or taking tests? Go to the Student Success page to find the help you need: /student-success/
Go to /password (only those with UWL email addresses) or call the Eagle Help Desk at 608.785.8774.
Getting started with D2L v10.1: A brief tour
Overview of updates and changes in D2L (v10.3, June 2014)
How to access D2L (login instructions)
When can students access D2L?
What to do if a course is not in the course list
How to set up course notifications (emails or text messages on grades, news, or discussions)
Using D2L to send email
Using the "Select a course" (pin) feature in the minibar to access courses
Using the calendar in D2L (view events, assignments, due dates)
Calendar overview: Web resources
Checklist overview: Web resources
Using the content tool in D2L v10.1
Content overview: Web resources
Opening Word, Excel, or PPT files in Office 2013
Downloading/printing multiple content items
What is "Binder" in D2L? How does it work?
Discussions overview: Web resources
How to post to a discussion board
Using D2L discussions
Using the HTML Editor to compose and respond to discussions
File naming best practices
Uploading to the dropbox
Dropbox overview: Web resources
Using the dropbox in D2L
To learn more, go to www.uwlax.edu/ITS/Student-portfolios-(D2L-ePortfolios)/.
Step by Step Instructions to Create and ePortfolio
My Mediasite: How to manage and share videos
How to use online rooms
Participating in online rooms (Blackboard Collaborate)
Make sure your computer is compatible and ready (check for most current version)
Taking a quiz
Helpful tips: Online quiz technical guidelines (Courtesy of UW-Milwaukee)
Viewing quiz results
Quizzes overview: Web resources
Using the HTML Editor in quizzes for long-answer questions
Respondus Lockdown Browser:
Viewing your progress in a course in D2L
Using video and audio
There are multiple options for creating and publishing video and audio. Please do not upload video directly to D2L.