Setup Guides

Annoto Analytics and Insights Moodle Guide

Annoto plugin should be set up, and then the Annoto insights dashboard can be easily added for different activities:
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    Login as Administrator
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    Enter: Site administration -> Plugins -> Activity modules -> External Tools -> Manage Tools.
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    In the Add toolbox, click on the “configure a tool manually.” link below the “Add button”.
Fill in Annoto Dashboard plugin details:
Annoto in-video collaboration widget, providing you with data regarding their engagement with the video.
    • Consumer key: eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ….. (Which was received from Annoto, this is provided per Moodle Domain, It’s the same as you received for your plugin).
    • Shared secret: ••••••••••••••••••••• (Please keep the secrete private) (Shared secret matching the Consumer key provided by Annoto, It’s the same as you received for your plugin.)
    • Tool configuration usage: Show in activity chooser and as a preconfigured tool
    • Default launch container: Embed


  • Share launcher's name with tool: Always
  • Share launcher's email with tool: Always
  • Accept grades from the tool: Never
  • Force SSL: Enable (v)
Click on “Save changes”. And the Annoto Tool should appear in the Tools list:
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After the Plugin is set up, it can be used across Moodle as an activity, as demonstrated below:
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    Log in as an authorized user with course editing permissions.
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    Click on “+ Add an activity or resource” on the desired page.
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    Select “AnnotoDashboard” from the list and click “Add”:
Name the Activity name and press on the “Save and return to the course”.
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If you need any additional information or have any questions, please contact us at Annoto Support