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How to add Annoto Dashboard


This document shows how to add Annoto Insights Dashboard to your OpenEdx environment.

Annoto Insights And management Dashboard Setup

Annoto’s dashboard was designed in order to shed a light upon students’ behavior within Annoto in-video collaboration widget, providing you with data regarding their engagement within the video content.

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",


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:

LTI Annoto DASHBOARD Settings

Set the following fields as follows :
  1. 1.
    Display Name : Annoto Dashboard
  2. 2.
    LTI ID : annoto-auth
  3. 4.
    Open in New Page : False
  4. 5.
    Request user's email : True
  5. 6.
    Request user's username: True
  6. 7.
    Save the changes you made.
  7. 8.
    In order for the changes to go live, don’t forget to publish the unit:
9. In order to see Annoto Dashboard on the published page click on View Live Version


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 dashboard and the insights provided by it, visit our Annoto’s Dashboard Guide page and the Dashboard’s Best Practices.