LTI Constant URLs

Enabling this setting enables constant URL for course assignments, course detection will be done based on the custom parameter your LMS should pass.

Constant URL’s allows the transfer of learning content without modifying LTI links and they are also required if you wish to copy Codio courses and LMS Courses. See LTI Course Copy for more on this.

Video - LTI Constant URL:


the screenshots below are for implementation in Canvas but other LMS systems should be similar. Refer to their documentation for more assistance

  • Create an External app in your LMS using the configuration type: By URL

LTI URL config
  • Enter in the Consumer Key and Shared Secret from your Codio organization

LTI Fields
  • Copy the XML URL into the Config URL field

  • Submit

  • Return to your Codio course and enable the Enable LTI constant URL’s button, and save your changes

  • Copy the LTI constant URL’s enabled link

N.B. If your LMS supports it, ``lis_course_offering_sourcedid`` is also supported as a unique course identifier so you can replace``codio_class_target_id`` if required

Enable Constant URL
  • Return to your LMS external app and ‘edit’

  • Paste the LTI constant URL’s enabled link into the Custom Field

  • Submit