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==General==
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===How do I get started?===
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== General ==
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[[Basic | Getting Started]]
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===Having trouble viewing PDF's?===
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=== How do I get started? ===
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Firefox and Chrome browsers have been freezing or not displaying some PDF files.  We have identified three workarounds to address this issue.
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#Right click the file or link and select save link as option and save the file to your computer before viewing
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#Use a different browser such as Internet Explorer or Safari as we have not seen the PDF issue with these browsers
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#If you are using Firefox or Chrome you can install a PDF plugin for your browser to prevent this issue from occurring
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#Configure your browser to prompt for file download instead of opening documents in the browser
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===What causes a 403 error?===
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[[Basic|Getting Started]]
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403 errors are caused by links to pages that do not exist or links to pages that the user does not have permission to view.
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#First check that the link
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===How do I request a course for Sakai?===
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=== How do I request a course in e-Learning? ===
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If you are a faculty or staff member you may request a course by completing are course request form found at [https://lss.at.ufl.edu/forms/choose.shtml https://lss.at.ufl.edu/forms/choose.shtml].
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===How do I add users or participants to my course?===
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If you are a faculty or staff member you may request a course by completing the [https://lss.at.ufl.edu/forms/sakai.php Faculty e-Learning Course Request]. If your submission went through successfully, you should see a confirmation screen with a green "successful submission" message. You will also receive an email confirming your submission.  If you do not receive confirmation, try submitting again or call us at 352.392.4357 x3.  Learn more about the requesting your Course [[Course Request Process| here]].
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[[Basic#Participants_-_Add.2C_Manage.2C_and_Remove| Add users or participants]]
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==Assignments==
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=== What if my students or I get a 404 error? ===
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===How do I use Turnitin in Sakai?===
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#Click on the Assignments tool
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#Click the Add button
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#Change student submissions to attachments only as inline text will not generate a Turnitin report
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#Select the check box next to 'Use Review Service' or 'TurnItIn'
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#Modify other settings as desired and save
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==Gradebook==
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404 errors are caused by links to pages that do not exist, have been moved, renamed, or the user does not have permission to view (usually students). You may have:
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===How do I import grades from Scantron or Excel?===
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#[[Gradebook#Import_Your_Spreadsheet_into_Gradebook | Gradebook]]
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===How do I change my grade scale to not use A+?===
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* linked to a file in a "hidden" folder in Resources
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#Go to Gradebook and not Gradebook 2
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* linked to a file in Resources in a different course or "My Workspace" 
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#Click course grade options from the top menu
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* changed permissions in Resources so that students are not allowed to "read" Resources.
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#Modify scale accordingly (Most people just make A+ greater than 100 percent)
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** It is highly recommended that you do not change Permissions in any tool without consulting e-Learning Staff.
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#Save
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* You have moved a file in Resources
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* You have renamed a file in Resources
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==Gradebook 2==
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=== How do I add users or participants to my course? ===
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===How do I import grades from Scantron or Excel?===
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#[[Gradebook_2#Import_from_Scantron | Gradebook 2]]
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[[Basic#Participants_-_Add.2C_Manage.2C_and_Remove|Add users or participants]]
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== Assignments ==
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=== How do I use Turnitin in e-Learning? ===
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When creating the Assignment:
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* choose "Single Uploaded File Only" under the "Student Submissions" option.
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* check the "Use Turnitin" box
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* check the "Allow students to view reports" if desired.
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* [https://lss.at.ufl.edu/help/Assignments#View_Turnitin_Reports View Turnitin Reports]
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== Gradebook 2 ==
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=== How do I import grades from Scantron or Excel? ===
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#[[Gradebook 2#Import_from_Scantron|Gradebook 2]]

Latest revision as of 20:11, 23 July 2014

Last updated: 7-23-2014 --Adrian.gritz 15:30, 28 October 2010 (EDT)

Contents

General

How do I get started?

Getting Started

How do I request a course in e-Learning?

If you are a faculty or staff member you may request a course by completing the Faculty e-Learning Course Request. If your submission went through successfully, you should see a confirmation screen with a green "successful submission" message. You will also receive an email confirming your submission. If you do not receive confirmation, try submitting again or call us at 352.392.4357 x3. Learn more about the requesting your Course here.

What if my students or I get a 404 error?

404 errors are caused by links to pages that do not exist, have been moved, renamed, or the user does not have permission to view (usually students). You may have:

How do I add users or participants to my course?

Add users or participants

Assignments

How do I use Turnitin in e-Learning?

When creating the Assignment:

Gradebook 2

How do I import grades from Scantron or Excel?

  1. Gradebook 2
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