myDesire2Learn

How to move your D2L ePortfolio to myDesire2Learn

myDesire2Learn is a D2L hosted ePortfolio service for students who are graduating and would like to retain and continue to use their ePortfolio after graduation. Students can export their ePortfolio to myDesire2Learn and continue to collect artifacts, create presentations and share their evidence of achievement with others. 
  • Free service offered by Desire2Learn
  • Storage: 2GB


Creating a myDesire2Learn EduDentity Account


Click here to Create an EduDentity Account

On the Service Agreement page, click the Accept button. 

Accept EduDentity Service Agreement

Enter the required information:
  • Create a Password that you will remember. 
  • Create a Security Question that will help you recover a forgotten password. 
  • If you would like to add additional security questions there is a Add Question link.
Note: When entering your email, keep in mind that your UWP email will be deactivated 6 months after graduation. Best practice would be to use a personal email address that will remain active. 

  • Click on the Create button.
  • Once the account creation is complete, you will be brought to the login page.
    Note: Before logging in, you must first confirm the account.
  • Open a new browser tab and log in to the email that you used to create your EduDentity account. 
  • Open the Edudentity Account Activation email and click on the Activate your EduDentity account by clicking here to confirm your email address link.
  • Go back to the myDesire2Learn (EduDentity)browser tab and click on the Continue button.
  • Click on the Accept button to agree and accept the End User Agreement

Exporting your D2L ePortfolio 

Login to your D2L.

Navigate to the ePortfolio presentation you wish to move to myDesire2Learn.

Click to expand the selected presentation's drop down menu and select Export.
ePortfolio drop down menu > Export


Select both Export presentation to an ePortfolio package and Automatically include associated items.

ePortfolio Export Package 


Right click and save to download the ePort package .zip file.

Download eport package zip file

Importing your D2L ePorfolio to myDesire2Learn


Go back to the myDesire2Learn browser tab and select My Items from the main navigation bar. 


Expand the More Actions drop down menu and select Go to Import/Export page

Go to Import / Export page



Click on the Import button.

Select File to Import


Click on the Choose File button to browse for and attach the .zip file that you wish to import.
Click on the Next button. 
Select File to Import



Click on the Import button. 

Click on the Import button



Click on the Done button to complete the import process. 

Click the Done button



Keywords:D2L, eduDentity, myDesire2Learn, ePortfolio, sharing, senior, desire2learn, export, import, presentation, ePort, sharing,   Doc ID:49453
Owner:Linda W.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2015-03-24 11:42 CDTUpdated:2019-09-12 09:47 CDT
Sites:UW Parkside
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