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D2L - Rename a Tool

Last Updated: 08/19/2015
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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.

Step 2

Under the Administration heading and click Tools.

Step 3

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

Step 4

Click the Save button.

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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