Deep Link Support

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Deep linking in terms of the Absorb LMS is the ability to redirect a user to a particular user content page on the Absorb LMS. This is usually done through a hyperlink that the user would click on. Read below for details on how Absorb now supports SSO Deep Links.

Login Methods 

Please note that the following methods are not intended for secure information, and should only be used with non-private details.

Enrollment Key 

  • The following link will bypass the enrollment Key Name entry screen. New users will be directed to the sign up page, while logged in users will be enrolled in any courses offered by the enrollment key.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com?keyname=enrollmentkeyname  

Log out 

  • The following link will log a user out of Absorb LMS.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/logout  

Automation

Launch a Lesson 

  • The following link will open a course and launch a particular lesson within it.  This link also allows a check for prerequisites (i.e., Terms & Conditions, course prerequisites, proctor login, etc.)
  • The courseid can be found in the Courses report in the admin interface. More information on how to retrieve a lessonid can be found here.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/online-courses/courseid?lessonId=lessonid

Set the Learner Interface Language 

  • The following link will translate the learner interface and ensures that the language is updated as per the deep link. Note that this link will only work with the available languages specified in your portal settings. The languagecode will be a 2 character ISO 639-1 value (EN, FR, ES, etc.).
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com?Language=languagecode  

Navigation 

Online Course Page 

  • The following link will take users to a specific online course page. The courseid can be found in the Courses report in the admin interface.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/online-courses/courseid 

Instructor Led Course Page  

  • The following link will take users to a specific ILC course page. The courseid can be found in the Courses report in the admin interface.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/instructor-led-courses/courseid 

Curriculum Page 

  • The following link will take users to a specific curriculum page. The courseid can be found in the Courses report in the admin interface.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/curricula/courseid 

Courses List 

  • The following link will take users to their Courses page, listing all of the courses they are currently enrolled in.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/courses  

Courses List (Category) 

  • The following link will take users to a specific category in their Courses page. The categoryid can be found in the Manage Categories report in the admin interface (Courses report -> Manage Categories). 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/catalog/categoryid  

Catalog 

  • The following link will take users to their Catalog page, listing all of the courses available for enrollment or purchase. 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/catalog  

Catalog (Category) 

  • The following link will take users to a specific category in their Catalog page. The categoryid can be found in the Manage Categories report in the admin interface (Courses report -> Manage Categories).
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/catalog/categoryid  

Resources 

  • The following link will take users to their Resources page, listing all of the global resources available to them. 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/resources  

Calendar 

  • The following link will take users to their Calendar page. 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/courses?viewType=Calendar  

Transcript 

  • The following link will take users to their Transcript page.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/transcript  

FAQs 

  • The following link will take users to their FAQs page.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/faq

News 

  • The following link will take users to their News page (Mercury only). 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/news 

Polls 

  • The following link will take users to their Polls page (Mercury only).
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/polls 

Search

  • The following link will take users to the Search page using a specific search term. 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/search/all?term=searchterm

Display All Online & Instructor Led Courses

  • The following link will take users to the Search page using a specific search term and it will allow filtering for more than one type of resource (i.e., OnlineCourse, InstructorLedCourse, Curriculum, CourseBundle, GlobalResource, NewsArticle, Poll). 
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/search/all?entityType=OnlineCourse,InstructorLedCourse
  • Filtering for more than one type of resource, and a search term
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/search/all?entityType=entityType&term=searchterm
  • Filtering by course rating (e.g., OneAndUp, TwoAndUp, ThreeAndUp, FourAndUp).
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/search/all?courseRating=rating

E-Commerce 

Purchase 

  • The following link will take new or logged out users to the Purchase page, listing all of the courses available for public purchase prior to sign-in or sign-up.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/catalog

Purchase (Category) 

  • The following link will take new or logged out users to a specific category in the Purchase page. The categoryid can be found in the Manage Categories report in the admin interface (Courses report -> Manage Categories).
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/#/purchase/category/categoryid

Purchase (Department)

  • The following link will take new or logged out users to a specific category in the Purchase page and it can accommodate additional pages/views not just for the catalog/checkout process. Variable pricing and department-specific course availability can be provided on the Dashboard using the below Deep Link. The categoryid can be found in the Manage Categories report in the admin interface (Courses report -> Manage Categories).
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/?departmentId=departmentId
  • Variable pricing and department-specific course availability can also be provided in the Catalog using the below Deep Link.
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/?departmentId=departmentId#/catalog

 

Purchase (Department +Category)  

  • The previous two links can be combined to take new or logged out users to a specific category in the Purchase page while also offering department-specific variable pricing
    • https://yourdomain.myabsorb.com/?departmentId=departmentid#/catalog/categoryid

 

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    Jade Hampton

    When I try to use the new link format to link directly to a specific ILC happening in February, an error message comes up saying that there are no sessions available this month. Why wouldn't the link take the user to the February calendar instead of returning an error message over the January calendar?

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