Steps to enable MPaaS LTI in D2L
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This article explains how you can enable MPaaS on a Quiz inside a Course on D2L LMS.
Reach out to your Account Manager for the LTI keys specific to your account.
Group Name: In MPaaS, the group name is the group under which candidates registered under a course on LMS are registered on MPaaS.
In other words, after integration, course name and Quiz name on LMS is the Group name on MPaaS
User ID: User ID is used to uniquely identify a candidate, on MPaaS. After integration, the Email ID of the candidate on LMS becomes User ID on MPaaS.
Public key: Public key of the client's account on MPaaS
Private key: Private key of the client’s account on MPaaS
Is authorization on: Proctoring setting to enable manual authorization, if this setting is enabled, then-candidate will have to undergo manual authorization.
Enable Recording: Proctoring settings to enable Full session recording, if this setting is enabled the whole session of the candidate will be recorded and will be made available in the report.
Enable screen capture: Proctoring setting to enable candidate screen capture, if this setting is enabled, the candidate’s screen will be captured.
To set up the MPaaS tool follow the following
- Login to your D2L LMS
- Click on the “External Learning tools(LTI)”
- Click on New Link button and enter the following required information:
- Title: Name of the tool
- URL: https://lti-mpaas.mettl.com/lti/login
- Select the Visibility Option-Allow users to
view this link.
- In Key/Secret, select the
- Key: Public key
- From Security Settings select
all the Settings as follows:
- If you want to make this tool
available in all the courses, click on “Add Org Units” and select the “All
Descendent” option and click on “Insert”. Else you can also select the courses
1 by 1 to add the tool in them.
on Save and Close.
your MPaaS tool is ready to be used.
Go to the Content section
Note: Make sure you have turned on the New Content
Create a New Unit inside the Content section of
After the unit has been created, click “Add
Select the “External Tool Activity” Option
menu, select the tool you had created in the previous step.
tool is now ready to be used, upon clicking on the tool.
Logging into the MpaaS Chrome
To login into MPaaS Chrome
Extension, the instructor simply needs to click on the MPaaS tool
added into the course, and they will be auto logged into it.
Not Logged in state:
Logged in State:
also view the reports for the Quizzes present in the Unit, by clicking on the
“MpaaS Reports” button.
go back to the Quizzes and Units, you can click on “Close”.
Setting up MPaaS in a Quiz:
Once you are successfully logged
in, go to the quiz settings to enable the Proctoring settings and follow the
- As soon as you go the
quiz settings, you will find the MPaaS toggle switch, which can be used to
enable the MPaaS.
- Once this toggle is
enabled, sub-settings are shown to enable an extra layer of security to
on the requirements and stake of the quiz, the client can choose the
soon as, MpaaS toggle switch is turned on, MpaaS Chrome Extension link is
added into the Quiz Description.
- Once, you have selected
the MpaaS settings, click on “Save MpaaS Settings” buton.
- Once MpaaS settings have
been saved, move to the Restriction page, to save the password for the
- Set a password for the
quiz as per your requirement.
setting is made a prerequisite for the Quiz if MPaaS is enabled, as it
makes sure candidates are not able to launch the quiz without proctoring.
- Once the settings are marked, and the password is set, click
on Save and Close. Now the quiz is proctoring enabled.
You have now successfully enabled Proctoring on a Quiz on D2L BrightSpace.