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Customizing Blocks Layout

Why Do This?
Blocks are now located on the Course Dashboard. From the Course Dashboard you can add, move, hide, and delete blocks.

Add a Block

  1. Click on Course Dashboard underneath your Contents area.

 Course Dashboard link under contents area

  1. Click the Edit Blocks button.

 Edit blocks button

  1. From the “Add a block” dropdown, choose the block you wish to add to your Course Dashboard. Once you select it, it will automatically be added to your Course Dashboard.

 Add a block dropdown

  1. When finished, click the “Turn editing off” button.

Turn editing off button

 

Move a Block

  1. Click on Course Dashboard underneath your Contents area.

 course dashboard link in contents area

  1. Click the Edit Blocks button.

 edit blocks button

  1. Go to the block you wish to move and in the upper right of the block click and hold the arrows icon. Drag the block to where you want it on the Course Dashboard.

 arrows icon in upper right of block

  1. When finished, click the “Turn editing off” button.

turn editing off button

 

Hide or Delete a Block

  1. Click on Course Dashboard underneath your Contents area.

 course dashboard link under contents area

  1. Click the Edit Blocks button.

 edit blocks button

  1. Go to the block you wish to move and in the upper right of the block click the gear symbol. Choose "Hide..." to hide the block from students, or choose "Delete..." to delete the block completely from the Course Dashboard (you can always add it back).

 hide or delete options in actions menu for a block

  1. When finished, click the “Turn editing off” button.

turn editing off button