Setup Guides

Deployment Guide LTI 1.3


This document shows how to add Annoto as an LTI activity to your OpenEdx environment.

Enable LTI Consumer In Studio

You can enable the LTI xblock in studio through the advanced settings:
  1. 1.
    From the main page of a specific course, click ​Settings->Advanced Settings in the top menu.
  2. 2.
    Check for the Advanced Module List policy key, and add "lti_consumer" in the policy value list.
" lti_consumer",

Adding ANNOTO LTI Activity

Once the lti_consumer module was added to the Course, it should be added to the course unit, using the following steps:
  1. 1.
    On the Course Outline page, open the unit in which you want to add Annoto:
2. Under Add New Component, click ​Advanced​, and then select ​LTI Consumer​.
3. Click Edit and then change LTI Consumer settings as you prefer:

Annoto LTI Activity Settings

Set the following fields as follows :
  • Display Name : Annoto LTI Activity (Or any name you like)
  • LTI Version: LTI 1.3
  • Tool Launch URL:{host_id}/lti/app
  • Registered Redirect URIs: leave empty
  • Tool Initiate Login URL:{host_id}/lti/login/...
  • Tool Public Key Mode: Keyset URL
  • Tool Keyset URL:
  • Enable LTI NRPS: True
  • Deep linking: True
  • Deep Linking Launch URL:{host_id}/lti/embed/select
  • LTI Assignment and Grades Service: Allow tools to manage and submit grade (programmatic)
  • Scored: True
  • Accept grades past deadline: True (Default)
  • Send extra parameters: True
After clicking Save, you will see the following information:
Please send it as plain text to you Support contact at Annoto.
Click on Deep Linking Launch - Configure tool
2. Add a video source
  • Copy paste embed code or url of your video.
Set a Title
  • Add the title to the video, this will be used to identify the video in the Annoto dashboard
  • Set the Aspect Ratio for the video
  • Embed Size - Set video size
Click on Embed
In order for the changes to go live, don’t forget to publish the unit:
Click on view live version:
Now you will the Anntoo widget overlaying the video:


If you need any additional information or have any questions, please contact us at Annoto Support

Last but not least

To learn more about Annoto’s capabilities, visit our Annoto’s Guide.