Creating custom widgets

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Custom widgets allow you to expand the functionality of available content in your homepages to suit your specific organizational and/or course needs. You can add custom HTML code to create a wide range of widgets. As an Instructor, you can create custom widgets for your courses, or use custom widgets shared to your course offerings from the organization, department, or semester level.

Create a custom widget

  1. On the My Home or Course Home page, click Edit Course, then click Widgets.
  2. Click Create Widget.
  3. Enter a Name and Description for the widget.
  4. If you want to share your custom widget with other org units, click Add an Org Unit. See Sharing custom widgets for more information about how custom widgets are shared.
  5. Click Save and Close.

See also

‹ Using custom widgets up Sharing custom widgets ›


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