Connection: Brightspace by D2L LMS

Click HERE for step-by-step connection video!

Step 1:

  • From your Brightspace account, go to Admin Tools > Manage Extensibility.


Step 2:

  • Click on OAuth 2.0 and then "Register an app".


Step 3:

  • Log into IntelliBoard with the main subscription email.
  • Click "Integrations".
  • Under Brightspace Connection, click "+ Connect".

Step 4:

  • Copy the redirect URL. 
  • Return to your Brightspace Register an Application, name the Application Name. Paste the copied redirect URL into the Redirect URLs field. Put the core:*:* datahub:*:*  into the Scope field.
  • Click "Register".

Step 5:

  • Search for the newly created application under the application home page. 
  • Click on the application name.
  • Copy the Client ID and Client Secret.


Step 6:

  • Return to IntelliBoard connection page.
  • Add your LMS Name - for identification purpose.
  • Add your LMS URL.
  • Paste the copied Client ID and Client Secret Key (in Step 5) to the respective field.
  • Choose Category - for identification purpose.
  • Under Advanced Settings, check "Active Connection".
  • Click "-> Continue".
    Note: Upon clicking Continue, you'll see 3 green check marks on URL, Client ID and Client Secret if the connection is successful.

Step 7:

  • Brightspace LMS will prompt to authorize IntelliBoard to connect. Click "Accept".

Step 8:

  • Set in User filters to filter the Brightspace users you want to see in IntelliBoard.
    • All Users: To show all users in your LMS.
    • Active Users: To show only active users in your LMS.
  • Set in Course filters to filter the courses you want to see in IntelliBoard.
    • All Courses: To show all courses in your LMS.
    • Active Courses: To show only active courses in your LMS.
  • Select the Teacher Roles and Learner Roles as defined in your LMS.
  • Select the Type of Categories.
  • Set the Default Grading Scheme that your organization uses. 
  • Click "Save".

Step 9:

  • Upon saving, it will direct you to the Connection page. 
  • Click on your Brightspace connection. 
  • Click on "Process Data" and let it process.

FINISHED! You are now connected and ready to see all your Brightspace LMS data!

Was this article helpful?
0 out of 0 found this helpful