Announcements configuration variables

Variable

Type

Default Value

Description

d2l.Tools.News.
AggregateNewsAtOrg

Org

OFF

Determines whether announcements can be aggregated at the organization level.

d2l.Tools.News.
AggregateNewsInOrgUnit

OrgUnit

OFF

Determines whether announcements can be aggregated in the specified Org Unit.

d2l.Tools.News.
DisplayAuthorInformation
Org ON

Controls the default state of the Display author information check box when a user creates a new announcement.

Note: To provide more individual control, administrators can also grant the Announcements > Change Display Author Information Setting permission to users, which controls the display of the new Display author information check box, allowing them to choose to display author information in announcements they create or edit.

d2l.Tools.News.
RSS.AllowNewsRssFeeds

Org

ON

Determines whether the Announcements tool can have RSS feeds.