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How do I register my response device or redeem my TurningPoint account subscription?

The following steps will walk you through the process of registering a response device for class and/or redeeming a TurningPoint account subscription that you had purchased through the university bookstore.

Important: Students must register subscription codes and device IDs through Sakai per the instructions below.

1. Navigate to your Sakai course, and click TurningPoint.

NOTE: This step assumes that the instructor has added the TurningPoint tool to the course site in Sakai. Details for instructors about this are in the document, How do I add a tool to my course site to integrate with the TurningPoint App?

Navigate to a course in Sakai where clickers will be used, and click the TurningPoint tool in the tool menu.

Navigate to a course in Sakai where clickers will be used.

If TurningPoint does not immediately launch in a new browser tab, click the Re-launch external tool link.

2. Sign-in with PLU your credentials.

3. Initialize your TurningPoint account.

If you are a first-time user of TuningPoint, you will likely need to initialize your account. See How do I initialize my TurningPoint account?

4. Check your status in the TurningPoint profile.

When you have signed in and/or finished initializing your account, click the user icon and then Profile.

You will then see the TurningPoint Profile displayed.

If you have a check mark for Subscriptions, Response Device and Learning Management System, you are finished. The figure above depicts only one of these three items as complete.

If you have a yellow exclamation point to the left of Subscriptions or Response Device, follow the appropriate steps below. (If you have a yellow exclamation point to the left of Learning Management System, you need to sign in to TurningPoint through Sakai per step 1 above.)

Have a yellow exclamation point to the left of Subscriptions?

If you have a yellow exclamation point to the left of Subscriptions, it is because you have not yet applied a subscription to your account.

Under the Subscriptions heading click the blue "+" logo for Add/Purchase a Subscription.

If you have a Subscription Code, enter it in the text field and click Save. If you do not have a code, click Go Purchase a Subscription. Follow instructions to purchase a code online.

Click the ‘X’ at the top-left corner of this popup to exit.

Have a yellow exclamation point to the left of Response Devices?

If you have an yellow exclamation point to the left of Response Devices it is because you have not yet registered a device to your TurningPoint account.

Navigate to the Response Devices section and click the blue ‘+’ icon for Add or Purchase a Clicker.

Then enter the Clicker ID, located on the back of your clicker, and click Save. Click the ‘X’ at the top-left corner of this popup to exit.

NOTE: The Response Device ID is located on the back of the device below the barcode. Also, the device ID should consist of only letters A through F and numbers 0 through 9.

Device ID location on back of device.




Keywords:clickers account clicker start setup   Doc ID:92686
Owner:Sean H.Group:Pacific Lutheran University
Created:2019-06-25 08:32 PDTUpdated:2020-09-09 17:38 PDT
Sites:Pacific Lutheran University
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