Online Tools

The Third Party Tools section features various technology tools available to use both within and outside of D2L to enhance collaboration and communication with classmates and instructors.
 
Google Apps

Linking Google Workspace and D2L

Complete the following steps to link your LCC Google Workspace account with your D2L account. Select Link to your Google Workspace account in the Google Workspace widget from the My […]

Google Apps Widget

The Google Apps Widget provides access to your LCC Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Drive. The widget displays unread messages, upcoming Calendar events, and Google Drive files. Gmail Icon: Selecting […]

Submitting a file from Google Drive to a D2L Assignment Folder

Note: In order to submit a file from Google Drive to a D2L Assignment Folder, the two accounts must first be linked. Visit the Linking LCC Google Apps and D2L […]

Google Docs

Google Docs is a word processing tool with real-time collaboration capabilities which allows multiple users to edit a document at the same time, while seeing each other’s changes instantaneously. Features […]

Google Drive

Google Drive is a cloud-based system that connects all Google Apps by serving as a central hub for document storage and sharing. Key Areas: My Drive- storage area for all […]

Google Forms

Google Forms is a data-collection tool with real-time collaboration capabilities which allows multiple users to develop a survey/poll at the same time, while seeing each other’s changes instantaneously. Features & […]

Google Sheets

Google Sheets is a spreadsheet tool with real-time collaboration capabilities which allows multiple users to edit a spreadsheet at the same time, while seeing each other’s changes instantaneously. Features & […]

Google Slides

Google Slides is a presentation tool with real-time collaboration capabilities which allows multiple users to edit presentation slides at the same time, while seeing each other’s changes instantaneously. Features & […]

Accessing Advanced Sharing Options

Google provides a variety of sharing options. Share settings range from completely private, to completely open to the public. Note: The more ‘open’ the document is, the less secure it […]

Google Share Settings

Folders and documents created in Google can be set to various levels of privacy and sharing. Share settings range from completely private, to completely open to the public. Folders and […]

Sharing Documents

Note: There can only be one owner per document. However, users can pass ownership to another user via the Share options. From Google Drive, locate the document you wish to […]

Sharing Folders

Note: Sharing folders with a lot of documents or sub-folders might take some time before users have full access. From Google Drive, locate the folder you wish to share. Select […]

Stop, Limit, or Edit Share Settings

Stop Sharing a Document with a User Limit Access to a Document Allow User Access to a Document for Limited Time Edit User Share Settings Stop Sharing a Document with […]

Accessing Documents And Folders In Google Drive

Log in to MyLCC (https://my.lcc.edu/), then select Student Email. Select the Google Apps Menu (Rubik’s Cube). Select Drive. Note: If Drive is not displayed, select More to view additional options. […]

Why Use Google Apps?

Collaborate, both inside and outside of the classroom, with classmates/group members using: Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides and Sites. Access files uploaded to or created in Google Drive any time, […]

Accessing and Using Google Apps

Go to My LCC (https://my.lcc.edu/) Log in using your LCC credentials. Select Student Email. Select the Google Apps Menu (Rubik’s Cube). This will open the Google Apps Menu. The Google […]

Submitting a file from Google Drive to a D2L Assignment Folder

Note: In order to submit a file from Google Drive to a D2L Assignment Folder, the two accounts must first be linked. Visit the Linking LCC Google Apps and D2L […]

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Kaltura

Creating Media (Video, Screen Capture, Audio) with Kaltura

From the Online Tools menu, located on the D2L My Homepage, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Kaltura Capture. Note: This will launch Kaltura Capture. If you’ve already […]

Adding Kaltura Media to a D2L Course – Quick Start Guide

Enter a D2L Course. Select Start New Thread or select the Assignment Submission Folder. Note: Media files posted to the discussion board will be visible to the instructor and all […]

Creating Media (Video, Screen Capture, Audio) with Kaltura – Quick Start Guide

Note: Install Kaltura to use Kaltura Capture. From within the Online Tools Menu, select My Media. From the Add New drop down arrow, select Kaltura Capture. Select the desired recording […]

Uploading Media to Kaltura My Media from a Mobile Device

Users can upload videos recorded on mobile devices into My Media from their mobile browser. For Apple iOS Devices For Android Devices For Apple iOS Devices: Once a video has […]

Editing Kaltura Media

Trim Chop The Trim and chop features allow users to adjust the start and end of a video as well as remove a segment from the middle of a video. […]

Accessing Kaltura My Media in D2L

Accessing My Media Required the first time you use My Media My Media Home Page Overview Accessing My Media My Media can be accessed from the My Home page in […]

Adding Kaltura Media to a D2L Course

Embed video, audio and image files, from the Kaltura My Media gallery, into D2L using the HTML editor and Insert Stuff tool. Media files can be inserted into many areas […]

Creating a Screen Capture and Webcam Recording

From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Kaltura Capture. NOTE: This will launch Kaltura Capture. If you’ve already installed Kaltura Capture, it will […]

Creating a Screen Capture Recording

From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Kaltura Capture. NOTE: This will launch Kaltura Capture. If you’ve already installed Kaltura Capture, it will […]

Creating an Audio Recording

From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Kaltura Capture. NOTE: This will launch Kaltura Capture. If you’ve already installed Kaltura Capture, it will […]

Creating a Webcam Recording

From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Kaltura Capture. NOTE: This will launch Kaltura Capture. If you’ve already installed Kaltura Capture, it will […]

Kaltura Capture Recording Options

The software used to create media is called Kaltura Capture. The software will need to be downloaded and installed on each computer that will be used to record. After installation, […]

Installing Kaltura Capture Recording Software

Install Kaltura Capture on a PC Install Kaltura Capture on Mac To Install Kaltura Capture on PC From the D2L My Home screen, select the Online Tools drop-down menu, then […]

Uploading Existing Media to Kaltura My Media

From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Media Upload. Select + Choose a file to upload. NOTE: In order to upload a file […]

LCC Mobile

LCC Mobile

Lansing Community College offers students a mobile application to access D2L, social media, and more! The LCC Mobile provides access for students to: In-app access to D2L for courses. Making […]

ReadSpeaker

ReadSpeaker and TextAid Training for Brightspace

Downloading as an MP3

Ensure your computer has the Volume turned up. Within Content, select the HTML Page (Webpage) you wish to download as an MP3. Select the toolbar drop-down menu to expand the […]

Listening to Documents with docReader

Users can listen to documents uploaded to D2L, including Word, PowerPoint, and PDFs, using the Open with docReader option. Ensure your computer has Speakers and the Volume is on. Within […]

Listening to HTML Files

Ensure your computer has the Volume turned up. Within Content, select the HTML Page (Webpage) you wish to listen to. Select Listen to have the page read aloud. Additional controls […]

Virtual Classroom

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