[LON-CAPA-users] link to item in a course

Lars Jensen lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Sun, 21 Feb 2010 13:31:32 -0800

Hi Everyone,

On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 12:25 PM, Mark Lucas <lucasm@ohio.edu> wrote:
> My understanding is that you can go to that spot in the course, copy the
> behemoth of a
> URL (with all the options) and then paste that into a page, and that would
> work. As long as
> you include the parameters, I think that uniquely describes the resource AND
> it's location
> in your course.

I don't believe that works. Deep linking only seems to work for
documents that are publicly shared.


> Anybody else - does that "break" anything?
> Mark
> On Feb 16, 2010, at 9:53 AM, Jay Sullivan wrote:
> Is there a way to post a link to an item in a course?
> For example, I have a simple page that contains all announcements for the
> course.
> Occasionally, I would like to be able to provide a link to a specific
> location in the course. For example, a link to a folder name "HW2a" . When
> the student clicks this link it would take them directly to that folder
> (rather than having to go through "Navigate Contents").
> --
> Mark Lucas  email: lucasm@ohiou.edu
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