Learn@UW/D2L - Links in Discussion Topic Message

This document describes how to insert a link to a web page in a Discussion topic message.

  1. Within the HTML editor, place the cursor where you want the link to be inserted.
  2. Click the Insert QuickLink icon ( InsQuickLink ). This brings up the Insert a QuickLink dialog.
  3. For the Type, select Url.
  4. By Url, type the complete URL.
  5. By Title, type the title of the link to appear in the message.
  6. Select whether you want the web page to be opened in a whole window, same frame (default), or new window.
  7. Click Insert to close the Insert QuickLink dialog.

The Preview icon ( Preview.jpg ) can be used to verify your link.