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Part 4: Add a placement for the SI Cloud tool (LTI 1.3)

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Adding a placement for your SI Cloud tool connects individual courses to your SI Cloud tool connection. 

This only needs to completed once per course SKU, but must be completed by an LTI Admin.

1. Select the dropdown arrow next to the name of the SI Cloud tool

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2. Select "Manage Placements"

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3. Select "Create Placement"

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4. Fill in the "Label" field

We recommend this be [Course Name] - SI Cloud.

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5. Fill in the "Handle" field

This must be unique to this course, we recommend using your course's unique identifier.

Create Placement – Blackboard Learn - Google Chrome

6. Set "Availability" to Yes

Create Placement – Blackboard Learn - Google Chrome

7. Select "Deep Linking content tool" under Type

Create Placement – Blackboard Learn - Google Chrome

8. Select "Launch in a New Window"

Create Placement – Blackboard Learn - Google Chrome

9. Open SI Cloud in a new window and navigate to the course settings page

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11. Switch to your Blackboard tab

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13. Select "Submit"

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