LMS Setup

(Admin) How to configure the LTI 1.3 tool for Canvas


  • You must have Administrator credentials for the Canvas installation to be able to set up the LTI 1.3 tool.

  • You must have received a custom tool URL from your Labster Customer Success Manager. This is the URL that you will need to apply on step 4 of the registration process.

Step-by-step instructions

  1. Log into Canvas as an Administrator

  2. Go to the Admin menu and press Developer keys on the left-hand side panel

  3. Click the + Developer Key button

  4. Select + LTI Key

    1. Method: Enter URL

    2. JSON URL: Enter the provided custom tool URL

    3. Key name: Labster

    4. Click Save.

  5. Switch State to ON

  6. Under Details column, highlight and copy the 14-digit numerical sequence - You will need it at step 10 of the registration process

  7. Navigate to Settings on the left-hand side panel

  8. Select Apps tab

  9. Go to View App Configurations

  10. a) Click the +App button

    b) Change Configuration Type to By Client ID

    c) Paste the numerical sequence in the Client ID field

    d) Click Submit and then Install

  11. Once the app has been successfully added to Canvas, please send your Labster Customer Success Manager your Client ID numerical sequence & the domain that is used for accessing Canvas (i.e. https://instructure.labsteruniversity.com)


You have now registered the Labster LTI 1.3 tool! To continue with adding the simulations to your target courses, please click on the button below 👇

Additionally, you can read more about the features and specifications of Labster <> LMS integration here.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to our support team if you have any questions or are in need of assistance.