When you type text in D2L, you are working with the integrated HTML Editor, which is used in tools such as Course Content, Discussions, Assignments, and Quizzes.
This editor offers both basic and advanced formatting options. In addition to formatting options, the Advanced tab in the editor allows you to insert pictures, Quicklinks, and objects such as audio files.
This tool enables you to insert audio and video files, as well as flash animation. The following image displays the Insert Stuff window:
From the menu along the left, you can choose:
This tool enables you to create Quicklinks to external sites or other areas of your course site, such as quizzes, discussions, dropboxes, etc. The following image displays the Insert Quicklinks window:
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