The following information summarizes what was released in the edX platform during the week ending 13 January 2017.
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When learners select the Support option in the LMS to contact learner support, learners can specify the course that is the subject of their question or comment. ECOM-5936
On unit pages in Studio, the guidance in the Unit Location panel now
instructs course teams to use
/jump_to_id/<location ID> formatting to
create links to units in HTML text components.
For example, to create a link to a unit that has a location ID of
123456789abcdefghi in an HTML text component, you open the component,
select the Inset/edit link icon, and then enter
/jump_to_id/123456789abcdefghi in the URL field.
titleattribute inside the