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How do I change the maximum points possible for a grade item?

These instructions assume you have already logged in to D2L and entered the course in which you wish to work.

  1. Click on "Assessment" in the navigation bar.
  2. Select "Grades" from the menu that opens.
  3. Click "Manage Grades".
  4. In the list of grade items, locate the one for which you wish to change the maximum points.
  5. Check the box next to the grade item you wish to modify.
  6. Click the " Edit" button located at the top or bottom of the grade item list.
  7. In the "Edit Items and Categories" page that opens:
    1. Change the numeric value in the box bellow "Max Points".
    2. Click the "Save" button.

If the grade item you have modified is linked to a quiz students have already taken, you must also:

  1. Clear all the existing grades for the grade item.
  2. Resend the quiz grades.

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