Canvas integration

Steps for integrating Yellowdig with LMS

1. Create an account at www.yellowdig.com. To create an account, sign up with your university email and complete the registration process.

2. Request LMS Key and Secret at support@yellowdig.com

3. Once you receive your Key and Secret, please follow the steps below as shown (example shown for Canvas LMS). The process is similar for other LTI supported LMSs

3. Go to "Settings" and click on the "+ App" button (seen below)

You'll then see the following popup window:

You'll then enter the following information for the respective fields:

Name:

Yellowdig

Consumer Key:

Provided by Yellowdig

Shared Secret:

Provided by Yellowdig

Launch URL: 

https://www.yellowdig.com/lti/launch

Domain:

www.yellowdig.com

Privacy:

public

Custom Fields:

sub_canvas_account_id=$Canvas.account.id
sub_canvas_api_domain=$Canvas.api.domain
sub_canvas_course_id=$Canvas.course.id
sub_canvas_enrollment_enrollment_state=$Canvas.enrollment.enrollmentState
sub_canvas_membership_concluded_roles=$Canvas.membership.concludedRoles
sub_canvas_user_id=$Canvas.user.id
sub_canvas_user_login_id=$Canvas.user.loginId
sub_person_address_timezone=$Person.address.timezone
sub_person_name_family=$Person.name.family
sub_person_name_full=$Person.name.full
sub_person_name_given=$Person.name.given

Description (optional):

Turn your classroom into a learning community. Students can learn from any source, anytime, anywhere, and from any device.

 

Finally add "Yellowdig" to the navigation menu by heading to the "Navigation" tab and dragging the newly created Yellowdig app into the list of viewable course navigation items. (seen below)

 Then, upon clicking the "Save" button, Yellowdig will join your sidebar. (seen below)

This is where you'll launch directly into Yellowdig! (see below)

 

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