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alycea
Community Participant

Add a Google Drive Presentation (Powerpoint) to an Assignment

Hello -is it possible to add a Google Drive Presentation or Powerpoint to an assignment?

The embed feature seems like it requires code - rather than a link?

I don't want to upload dozens of files and eat up our storage.

Other ideas?

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lph
Community Champion

Hi

I use the Canvas addon Google Apps. You can find it under settings—> Apps then search for Google. 

The app app allows me to easily embed slides or docs. 

I hope this helps. 

chofer
Community Coach
Community Coach

Hello there,  @alycea ...

lph has you on the right track.  The Google LTI app connected to Canvas should allow you to add a presentation from your Google account into Canvas.  Here is some more information for you: How do I create a hyperlink or embed a file from Google Drive into the Rich Content Editor as an ins...‌  Hope this helps, Alycea.

alycea
Community Participant

Thank you - I'm on my way BUT it is requesting a Consumer Key and Shared Secret - I am not a developer - just a Teacher. Is there a universal code or canvas all access code that I should be aware of?

lph
Community Champion

Hi

You can follow the link and it will generate the key and secret for you.

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Then push the generate button. 

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The option then then becomes available in the rich text editor— as a pull down. 

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