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Gather learning resources from anywhere on the web, mix in your own, craft your collections, and share them with learners and peers.

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ʊ Gather

Gathering a resource is easy, and takes as little as two clicks. Grab the button below, and click it to add any web page to one of your collections.

IJ Craft

Edit and craft your collections at any time, without having to redistribute them. Change titles of resources, add your own text and mix in your own files. Set a thumbnail, and choose a theme and layout for display to learners.

³ Share

Share with learners and peers, using any social site (Facebook, Twitter etc.) and embed seamlessly in any VLE (Moodle, Blackboard etc.). Find, follow, customise and use other user's collections and resources.

Ґ Collaborate

Follow other users, share within an organisation, participate in special projects.

All the above functionality is free.
Subscribe as an organisation for access to even greater functionality.

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Welcome to XtLearn.net

Get started in two easy steps:

1. Get the button

Drag this > XtAdd < - onto the bookmarks bar at the top of your browser.

Drag this > XtAdd < onto the bookmarks bar at the top of your browser.

Help for Safari

  1. Can't see the bookmarks bar? Just click the View menu, and choose View Bookmarks Bar.
  2. Drag and drop the button onto the bookmarks bar
  3. You'll then be asked to name it - choose anything you like, such as "Add to XtLearn" or simply "XtAdd".

Right-click this link > XtAdd < and choose Add to favorites.

Help for Internet Explorer

  1. Make sure you can see your Links bar: click the View menu, then Toolbars and make sure Links is ticked.
  2. Make sure you can see your Favorites bar: click Tools, then Toolbars, and make sure Favourites bar is ticked.
  3. Click the XtAdd button above with your right mouse button, and click "Add to favorites" from the menu
  4. You might be shown a security warning, which you should accept.
  5. In the "Create in..." list of folders, choose the "Links barFavourites Bar".

Drag this > XtAdd < onto the favourites bar at the top of your browser

Help for Internet Explorer 9

  1. Make sure you can see your Favourites bar: right-click a blank bit of the top of the window and make sure Favorites bar is ticked.
  2. Drag the button above onto the Favourites bar.
  3. You'll be asked if you want to "add this bookmarklet". Click Yes.

Drag this > XtAdd < onto the favourites bar at the top of your browser

Help for Internet Explorer 10

  1. Make sure you can see your Favourites bar: right-click a blank bit of the top of the window and make sure Favorites bar is ticked.
  2. Drag the button above onto the Favourites bar.
  3. You'll be asked if you want to "add this bookmarklet". Click Yes.

Drag this > XtAdd < onto the favourites bar at the top of your browser

Help for Internet Explorer 11

  1. Make sure you can see your Favourites bar: right-click a blank bit of the top of the window and make sure Favorites bar is ticked.
  2. Drag the button above onto the Favourites bar.
  3. You'll be asked if you want to "add this bookmarklet". Click Yes.

Drag this > XtAdd < onto the Bookmarks Toolbar at the top of your browser.

Help for Firefox

  1. Make sure you can see the Bookmarks Toolbar: Click the orange Firefox button top left, and click Options. Ensure "Bookmarks Toolbar" is ticked.
  2. Drag and drop the button above onto the Bookmarks Toolbar.

Drag this > XtAdd < onto the bookmarks bar at the top of your browser.

Help for Chrome

  1. Make sure you can see the Bookmarks bar: Click the options button top right - - to open the menu, then under Bookmarks, ensure "Show bookmarks bar" is ticked.
  2. Drag and drop the button above onto the Bookmarks Toolbar.

To add the XtAdd button to your browser on the iPad or iPhone, choose one of these methods:

Method 1 - Syncing bookmarks from another device

If you use iCloud to synchronise your bookmarks with your Mac or PC, visit this page using that computer's Safari browser, and follow the instructions.

Method 2 - Adding it manually

For techies: add a regular bookmark to any page, then replace the URL with the javascript given below. For everyone else, here's the individual steps. First scroll this page so you can see all the following instructions at once. Viewing in portrait mode is recommended. You'll need to know how to copy and paste text.

  1. First, double-tap on the following text box, and choose Select All, then Copy.
  2. Tap the Plus button to the left of the address bar. Select "Add bookmark".
  3. Select "Bookmarks bar" from the list of locations. Rename it if you wish, and tap "Save"
  4. Now, go back into your bookmarks by tapping the book icon.
  5. Tap the "Edit" button and then tap the XtAdd bookmark you just added.
  6. The second box contains a web address. Clear that out (tap the grey "X") and then paste here.
  7. Tap outside the edit box and you're done!

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