Administrator setup of GoReact in D2L/Brightspace

Initial admin setup

This document explains how to add the GoReact tool to a D2L platform. The D2L Administrator will need to do the initial installation after which instructors (or the Admin) will be able to create GoReact assignments.

Important Note

You will need to contact GoReact Support in order to receive the unique Key used when setting up GoReact in D2L/Brightspace.

  1. Log into Brightspace as an admin, select "External Learning Tools (LTI)" from the main menu. 
  2. Click "Manage Tool Providers."
  3. Select the "New Tool Provider" button.


  4. In the "Launch Point URL" field, enter
  5. In the "Secret" field, enter "goreact" (lowercase).
  6. Check the box for "Use custom tool consumer information instead of default."
  7. In the "Key" field, enter the unique key you received from GoReact Support. 
  8. In the "Name" field, enter the specific name of your school/Organization.
  9. In the "Description" field, enter "GoReact Integration with D2L" or any description you prefer.
  10. In the "Contact Email" field, enter ""
  11. Check the box for "Allow users to use this tool provider."


  12. Under "Security Settings," select all checkboxes.
  13. Click "Add Org Units" and select courses as appropriate, then click "Save & Close."


What's next?

Once you have the tool added, you (the administrator) or the instructors themselves can add GoReact assignments to their course. To learn how to do this, please see How to add a GoReact assignment to D2L.

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