Documentation:Connect/Customize Connect Modules

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The My Connect Tab provides an overview of your activities in Connect and can customize the tab by adding and removing different modules. Certain modules can also be customized to ensure that you are not overwhelmed with notifications and only receive the ones you want, in the format you desire.

Here are our Top 10 recommended modules for students to add to their My Connect tab to keep up with all course work, see what's new, get notified of important information, and allow for easy access to support and useful tools in Connect.

To add a module in your My Connect Tab, click the Add Module button on the left hand side under the header. You can also view the Add Module button in the My Connect Tab environment resource.

Here is the pdf version of the following table.

Customize a module

If a module is customizable, click the personalization icon button located in the top right hand corner.

Click the button highlighted in the top right hand corner for customization options.

Top 10 My Connect Modules

In the following table, modules are arranged in level of importance beginning with should-have modules to would-be-nice-to-have modules.

Module Description Image
Course List Get easy access to all your courses. This module is customizable to show course information you would like to view.
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What's New Find out what is new in your enrolled courses including announcements, assignments, and tests. This module allows for personalization for you to be notified of what is important to you!
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Tools This module displays important quicklinks such as grades and calendar.
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My Messages This module allows for instant information concerning new messages within your courses.
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Student Support Contacts Stuck and need help with WebCT Vista or Connect? See the list of available support contacts.
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i>clicker Registration Register your remote quickly and easily here.
Blackboard IM Instantly connect with your classmates or instructors via instant messaging. This can be great for group work.
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My Media If videos are a large part of your online course, add this module for easy access to your My Media gallery.
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iPeer Events Get a list of all event due dates and evaluation links.
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To Do Keep on top of your course work. Display all items due and past due for your courses.
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