D2L - Rename a Tool

Last Updated: 05/06/2014
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Overview

Desire2Learn allows for instructors and course administrators to rename the tools within the learning environment. The following documentation illustrates this process with an example: changing the Dropbox tool's display name to "Assignment".

This tutorial is operating system independent.

Step 1

Log into you course and click the Edit Course link on the far right of the navigation bar.

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Step 2

Under the Administration heading and click Tools.

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Step 3

Under the column Display Name you will be able to type the new name for you tool.

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Step 4

Click the Save button.

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Step 5

The display name will now be changed, as shown to the left with the Dropbox now being named Assignments.

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