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How to Set Restrictions on D2L Content Items

How to Set Restrictions on D2L Content Items

  1. Click the Content link on the course navigation menu
  2. Locate the Content item or Module that needs restrictions>Click the action triangle next to it>Choose Edit Properties In-place
    Content Topic Action menu expanded with Edit Properties highlighted
  3. Click on any of the dates to open the edit screen.
  4. Hover the mouse over the Start Date, End Date or Due Date>Click to edit OR Click the "X" to remove the restriction dates.
    Keep in mind the differences between these three dates:
    • Start Date is the date/time at which a student will be able to access or "click" the item.
    • An End Date is the date/time at which the item will no longer be accessible to the student.
    • Due Date is the date/time the item will be due for the student. Past this date, the item is still accessible.

    Edit Properties in place detail screen
  5. Click Update when finished.

How to remove restrictions on modules and content items

Click here to view a video tutorial on how to remove restrictions on modules and content. [video will open in new window]

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