[LON-CAPA-cvs] cvs: loncom /html/adm/help/tex Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex

raeburn raeburn at source.lon-capa.org
Wed May 1 22:36:01 EDT 2019

raeburn		Thu May  2 02:36:01 2019 EDT

  Modified files:              
    /loncom/html/adm/help/tex	Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex 
  - Bug 6910
    Document how LON-CAPA handles display of External Resources for which  
    remote server's policies prevent display in iframe.
Index: loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex
diff -u loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex:1.10 loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex:1.11
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex:1.10	Tue May 29 19:33:57 2018
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Docs_Adding_External_Resource.tex	Thu May  2 02:36:00 2019
@@ -5,6 +5,11 @@
 inline menu including navigation controls, and links/icons), by adding an
 External Resource to the course.
+If the external server has been configured to disallow display of the 
+content within another page, LON-CAPA will simply display a link to
+the external web page instead of showing the page's content
+immediately below the standard LON-CAPA interface elements.  
 \item Select \textbf{Course Editor} on the Inline Menu or 
@@ -18,7 +23,7 @@
 \textbf{External Resource}.
 \item Type in the title of the web resource you wish to add in the \textbf{Title} text box.
 \item Type in the URL of the web resource in the \textbf{URL} text box.
-\item Click the \fbox{Preview} button to see if the web resource is in the frame below the entry fields.
+\item Click the \fbox{Preview} button to display the external web page in a pop-up window.
 \item Click the \fbox{Add Link} button to add the web resource to the course.

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