Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Create widgets

Widgets are sections of content that provide information and links to tools, courses, and personal settings that can be added to your homepage. You can create a custom widget that contains links to files or websites for your students. Two examples of custom widgets are the Student Help Desk widget and the Library Research Guide widget.

  • Who is this for: Online Instructors
  • What is required: A D2L course


View the Desire2Learn documentation: Creating and editing custom widgets.


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