Information Technology Services
D2L Training Information for Students
Students access D2L by signing into Armstrong's portal "Port of Armstrong".
- Username and password to access D2L will be the same as your Port username and password.
- Example username: ab1234
Self-paced tutorial available through D2L titled "Armstrong Student Tutorial". If you do not see this course in your listing in D2L please send a message to Helpdesk@armstrong.edu to have this added to your account.
IT Services offers D2L Open Sessions or Mobile Helpdesk Unit at the beginning of each semester for students. These sessions are offered face to face or in the Online Sessions for assistance with using any of the tools or to have questions answered about D2L. View the Training Calendar for schedule for each semester.
Firefox, Google Chrome and Safari are preferred browsers for D2L. Internet Explorer may not work with third party applications.
- For fewer problems during the semester, disable automatic updates on your computer and do not update your browser or Java until the semester is over.
- Mac Users: D2L supports Intel-based Macs. If you are using Safari, you should disable its pop-up blocker when using D2L. To disable the pop-up blocker, click Safari in the menu bar and uncheck Block Pop-Up Windows. Failing to disable the pop-up blocker may prevent you from completing some tasks in D2L, such as compose discussion board messages.
- System Check