Admin Related

Topics related to the administration and customization of Design Tools.

Brief Design Tools Technical Overview
Design Tools Technical Overview Design Tools is an add-on to Canvas that uses LTI, the Canvas API, and the ability inside Canvas to utilize custom CSS a...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 4:49 PM
How do you install Design Tools in my Canvas environment?
First, please read the brief technical overview for more context.  Installing Design Tools usually takes less than an hour to do and is part of our imple...
Wed, 3 May, 2017 at 10:52 AM
How do we maintain institutional customizations of Design Tools?
This tutorial video shows you how to maintain institutional customizations of Design Tools using the customizations course that is added when Design Tools i...
Thu, 19 Jan, 2017 at 4:16 PM
How do we control who can access and use Design Tools?
Design Tools offers multiple ways to control access to the tools to help with the roll out of the tools.  As for controlling access to the Rich Content Edi...
Tue, 7 Mar, 2017 at 10:28 AM
How does the developer key (dev key) we set up get used by Design Tools?
When we install Design Tools we require you to create a developer key inside Canvas. You set up the key using information Cidi Labs supplies (key name, deve...
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017 at 4:52 PM
What Canvas APIs does Design Tools use?
This page describes which Canvas APIs (Application Program Interface endpoints) Design Tools for Canvas uses and why and will be updated as we add new capab...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 4:44 PM