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D2L - Viewing GradeMark Feedback (via Turnitin)

Last Updated: 08/19/2015
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GradeMark is a commenting tool instructors may use when grading papers in Desire2Learn. The tool exists through Turnitin, which is a plagiarism protection tool used with Dropbox submissions. The instructions below demostrate how to view GradeMark feedback provided by your instuctor.

*Note: If you know that your instructor is using GradeMark, yet you do not see the View Orginality Report icon shown in step 3 below, ask them to Allow submitters to see Originality Reports.

This tutorial is operating system independent.

Step 1

Log into your course and click Dropbox, located in the Communication drop-down menu.

Step 2

Click View next to your submission.

Step 3

Click the Turnitin Similarity icon (displays a percentage and color as an indication of similarity index).

Step 4

Click GradeMark.

Step 5

Mouse over the markups to view markup details. Instructor general feedback can be viewed in the right QuickMark pane, as shown to the left.

Step 6

To view comments by page:

  1. Click on the Comments List icon.
  2. Click on individual pages to expand page comments.

Step 7

If you would like to print your submission with the feedback:

  1. Click on the Print/Download button on the bottom left of the viewer.
  2. A new window will appear with a link. Click the link to download the file.
  3. Open the downloaded file in a PDF compatible program.
  4. Select Print... from the File menu.

Step 8

Close your window/tab when finished.

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