LMS and iCEV: How to add iCEV as an external tool in Canvas

Did you know iCEV can be added as an external tool to Learning Management Systems (LMS) through Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)? This blog series will teach you how to integrate iCEV into your LMS.

Step 1

Select Course

To begin, select the course you where you would like to add iCEV.


Step 2

Click “Settings”

Scroll down and select “Settings” on the bottom of the left menu.

Step 3

Click “Apps”

On the course settings page, click “Apps” on the navigation bar on the top of the page.

Step 4

Select “View App Configurations” and then select “+App”

Click “View App Configurations” and then click the “+App” button on the top of the page.

Step 5

Add App

Leave the Configuration Type as “Manual Entry.” Next, add the “Name” of the app, for example, “iCEV.” Next, you will need to enter the “Consumer Key” and “Shared Secret.” Enter the “Launch URL,” which is https://login.icevonline.com/LTI. Then you will enter the “Domain” which is https://login.icevonline.com. For “Privacy,” select the option preferred by your school. We suggest you select “Name Only” or “Anonymous.” (The "Name Only" option can troubleshooting less complicated.) To save click “Submit.”

*NOTE. To get a “Consumer Key” and “Shared Secret” contact iCEV Customer Service at (800) 922-9965.


Remember, you must have teacher and student logins to successfully use iCEV as an external tool in Canvas. Now that you have added iCEV as an external tool, you can add iCEV resources into your Canvas courses. To learn how click here.