How do I manage the domain settings?

Note: This document references views and actions that are only available to Echo Administrators

Echo Administrators have many configuration settings to customize the domain.  The pre-configured defaults will work best for most schools. In a few areas, there are settings that are important to configure to ensure the students and staff get the most from Echo.

To access the domain settings panel, click the Settings button (three small dots) on the "Details" page of the Domain Tool.  Then select "Settings" from the list.


The "Edit Settings" panel has several alphabetized cards.  Learn more about each tab's functions by clicking on the tab's name below.

Domain panels:  Add landing page content, customize menu entries and sort order, set idle timeout, prohibit file extensions, etc.

User panels: Settings that allow users to change passwords, update their profile picture, send email, etc.

Course panels:  Define terms and grading periods for courses in your domain, badges, school-wide learning outcomes, and learning standards. Create activity templates.

Themes panels: Change the default color scheme of your domain, change logos, customize the login page, etc.

Integrations panels:  Connect Echo to Google or LTI enabled services like

Echo is constantly being improved based on the feedback from users and we strive to keep our documentation up to date.  If this document doesn’t match what you are seeing in Echo, please let us know.

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