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Permissions and roles

To complete the procedures in this article, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. This often excludes Students and TAs by default. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles.

For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles.

Using the Schedule tool, you can add custom fields for your calendar. For example, you might want a field for specifying an event's organizer. Any fields you add will appear in the details for all of your calendar's items. To add or delete a custom calendar field, follow the appropriate steps below:

[edit] Adding fields

While viewing your calendar, click Fields.

Next to "Field Name:", type a name for your custom field, and then click Create Field.

Click Save Field Changes.

[edit] Removing fields

While viewing your calendar, click Fields.

From the list of custom fields, in the "Remove?" column, check the box next to any fields that you wish to remove, and then click Save Field Changes. When prompted to confirm if you wish to remove the field, click Save Field Changes to continue.


Other articles about Isaak/Sakai's tools and how instructors can use them:

Core Tools:   Image:Flag blue.png Announcements | Image:Page edit.png Assignments | Image:Lessons-icon.png Lessons | Image:Comments.png Forums | Image:Report.png Gradebook | Image:Folder.png Resources | Image:Calendar.png Schedule | Image:Pencil.png Tests and Quizzes

More Tools:   Image:User comment.png Chat Room | Image:Folder page.png Drop Box | Image:House.png Home | Image:Comment.png Messages | Image:Chart bar.png Statistics | Image:Page world.png Web Content


Related articles:   How to add tools to your course | Using the Text Editor | Manage Groups | Permissions and roles | Contact the CPI for help

This article is based on the equivalent Sakai project help article.

The Sakai Educational Community License is deemed to be compatible with this sites Project:Copyrights which are under the Creative Commons 2.5 Licence. You can view the original Sakai help documentation, unedited, at http://kumu.brocku.ca/sakai/help/

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