Lynda.com@UW-Madison - Logging into Lynda.com on your mobile device

Lynda.com training videos are available to current UW-Madison students, faculty, and staff through a campus license. This document explains how to access Lynda.com training using your mobile device. This includes using Lynda.com in your mobile browser, and using the iOS / Android app.

On your mobile browser

If you are using a mobile device that use Androis or iOS, or do not want to download the app, you can access Lynda.com through your mobile web browser.

  • NOTE: Firefox for Android does not work with lynda.com. If you are using an Android device, you should access lynda.com through Google Chrome, or download the Lynda app from the Play Store.

  1. Go to http://m.lynda.com.
    • Note: Links from My UW or the DoIT Homepage may not redirect to mobile site. Enter the URL manually to reach the correct page.
  2. Click Log in in the upper right corner.
  3. Under Log in through your organization or school, type wisc.edu and click go.
  4. You should be taken to a NetID login screen, pictured below. Enter your NetID and password and tap Log In.
  5. After logging in, you will be taken to the Lynda.com mobile homepage.

On your Android device

Lynda.com provides a native Android application for viewing their training on your Android phone or tablet:

  1. Go to the Play Store and search for Lynda.com. When you have located the app, proceed with the download and installation.
  2. Once installed, launch the Lynda.com app. Click the menu button in the upper right corner and select Log in.

  3. Click Web Portal, enter wisc.edu in the box, and click Log in.

  4. You should be taken to a NetID login screen, pictured below. Enter your NetID and password and tap Log In.

  5. After logging in, you will be taken to the Lynda.com mobile homepage.

On your iOS device

Lynda.com provides a native iOS application for viewing their training on iPhones, iPod Touches, and iPads:

  1. Go to the App Store and search for Lynda.com. When you have located the app, proceed with the download and installation.
  2. Once installed, launch the Lynda.com app. On the first screen, select Web Portal Access.

  3. When prompted for your organization's URL, enter wisc.edu and press Go.

  4. You should be taken to a NetID login screen, pictured below. Enter your NetID and password and tap Log In.

  5. After logging in, you will be taken to the Lynda.com mobile homepage.

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Keywords:lynda lynda.com mobile ios android browser access login log   Doc ID:38170
Owner:Pete V.Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2014-03-04 16:49 CDTUpdated:2015-05-29 10:26 CDT
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