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  1. New to Online Learning

    It is very common for students to think that an online class is easier than a face-to-face one. However, many find the opposite is true. Before signing up for an online class: Have Internet access and a working computer with spe...
  2. Technical Support

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  3. Student Orientation for Online Courses

    Students who are taking online or hybrid courses are required to complete the Student Orientation for Online Courses and finish the quiz at the end with a score of 80% or better. Students must complete the orientation successfully before they ...
  4. Error Messages Encountered Using LockDown Browser

    Error 1: "There is a problem with the settings for this exam." If an exam requiring LockDown Browser is copied into a new course it may return this error:  "There is a problem with the settings for this exam." ...
  5. Advising Services for Online Students

    Online Advisors Your success at Lone Star College is important to us. LSC-Online advisors are available to assist students with advising services related to courses offered in an online format. Some of these services include general advising, ...
  6. Helpful Software

    Get Started Browsers Supported by D2L Perform a System Check Perform a speed test - Make sure your internet service is adequate for test taking. http://www.speedtest.net/ https://www.measurementlab.net/tests/ndt/ The following soft...
  7. Schedule Change Form For Dropping Online Courses

    Drop an Online Course All drop and withdrawal requests must be received in our email by 5:00 p.m. on the "Last Day to Drop with a W" deadline ( document link is below ). Requests after the deadline will not be processed. ...
  8. How can I drop an online class? (Before and After it starts)

    Dropping a Fully-Online course  Before it starts: If there are no holds on account – the student can drop in MyLoneStar. If there are holds on account – go to Schedule Change Form For Dropping Online Courses . ...
  9. (PLA) Prior Learning Assessment

    Students that participate in PLA testing can use these credits for earning their degree. Prior learning assessment (PLA) awards college credit, certification or advanced standing for a student’s non-academic experiences and training. Ho...
  10. Good Start Checklist

    Use this checklist to prepare for the semester. Before classes begin: Confirm classes in myLonestar.                  The myLonestar por...