Additional links can be added to the Course Navigation in a site using the Redirect Tool app. A user with Teacher, Designer, or TA permissions can add a link to the Course Navigation.
- From the course site, click the Settings link in the left navigation menu.
- Click on the Apps tab.
- Click on the Redirect Tool icon (see Fig. 1 below).
Figure 1: Redirect Tool icon
- On the next page, click the Add App button (see Fig. 2 below).
Figure 2: Click the Add App button.
- In the small window that opens, replace the text in the Name field with the text you want to appear in the site's left navigation menu.
- Type the URL of the link in the URL Redirect field.
- Select the check box for Show in Course Navigation. Leave Force open in new tab selected (see Fig. 3 below).
Figure 3: Check box options.
- Click the Add App button.
- Refresh the browser window to view the link in your navigation.