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3. Set up: OnTask in learnonline

To use OnTask in your learnonline course, it needs to be added as an external tool. Follow the instructions below or visit our help page for a detailed guide on how to add an external tool.

    Tip: OnTask can only be accessed once there is students enrolled and the course is available to them

  1. Navigate to your course, and turn editing on
  2. Select what section you want the tool to be located and click ‘+ Add an activity or resource’  Add an activity or resource
  3. In the Activity and Resource list, find and select ‘External Tool’ 
  4. Click ‘Add’
  5. Name your activity e.g. OnTask
  6. In the Preconfigured tool list, select ‘OnTask’
    • Note: Preconfigured tools include the relevant configuration to ensure the tool works as expected. Unless you have a specific reason to make changes to the default settings you do not need to make any other changes to the settings.
  7. Click ‘Save and return to course’
  8. Click the Hide option for this tool to prevent student confusion as shown in the picture below:

hide external tool