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We have exciting news, your Lynda.com account is in the process of upgrading to LinkedIn Learning.  Unfortunately, you'll have to take a small break from using Lynda.com or LinkedIn Learning, as the migration to LinkedIn Learning takes place on July 9th.   
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We have exciting news, your Lynda.com account has been migrated to the new LinkedIn Learning platform.   
  
After the migration, your Lynda.com account will no longer be accessibleBut don’t worry, all your learning activity and history will be seamlessly transferred to LinkedIn Learning.   
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===Activate my LinkedIn Learning Profile===
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Before you can start using LinkedIn Learning you will need to activate your account.  This is for both new users to LinkedIn Learning and for users that had a Lynda.com account.   
  
On 7/9/19 you will receive an email to activate your LinkedIn Learning account. '''Note:  This activation email will not work until 7/10/19''' 
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[[Activating your LinkedIn Learning account]] article explains the process of signing into LinkedIn Learning.
  
Want to get a sneak peek of what LinkedIn Learning will look like?  [https://learning.linkedin.com/cx/upgrading-from-lynda-to-linkedin-learning/getting-started#sneakpeek check this page out].
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'''For information on LinkedIn Learning, see this page:'''   
 
 
Want to see why LinkedIn Learning is an upgrade from Lynda.com? [https://learning.linkedin.com/content/dam/me/learning/en-us/pdfs/LinkedIn-Learning-Key-Differences.pdf?trk=ldc-eml-lynda-20190613-high-touch-wave10-email2b-global&mcid=6542764862353866752&src=e-eml check this page out].
 
 
 
== Launch Day - July 10, 2019 ==
 
 
 
 
 
To activate your account, go to linkedIn.com/Learning and Sign in. 
 
 
 
It is recommended that you connect your new LinkedIn Learning account to your existing LinkedIn account.  If you do not have a LinkedIn account, you will be prompted to create one. 
 
 
 
'''[https://learning.linkedin.com/content/dam/me/learning/en-us/pdfs/lilearning-connecting-your-account-benefits.pdf Here are the key benefits of connecting your LinkedIn Learning account and your LinkedIn account.]''' 
 
 
 
If you prefer not to connect the two accounts you can create a separate LinkedIn Learning account during activation.  You can also connect this account to your LinkedIn account at a later date.
 
 
 
== FAQ ==
 
* '''Why do I have to login with my LinkedIn credentials every time?'''
 
If you connected your LinkedIn account with your LinkedIn Learning account, you will be prompted to login using your LinkedIn credentials.  This is to protect member privacy, so that no personal profile information is shared with your WSU LinkedIn Learning account.  Note that your browser cache may keep the credentials for you so that you may not have to re-authenticate each time. 
 
 
 
* '''Why do I have to re-authenticate?'''
 
If you have not used LinkedIn Learning for more than 30 days, your browser cookie my have refreshed and you will need to re-authenticate.  Another reason may be that you are using a different browser or computer.
 
 
 
Have more questions? [https://learning.linkedin.com/en-us/cx/upgrading-from-lynda-to-linkedin-learning/faqs Check out the LinkedIn Learning FAQ page].
 
 
 
== More Information ==
 
  
 
* [https://learn.winona.edu/LinkedIn_Learning LinkedIn Learning]
 
* [https://learn.winona.edu/LinkedIn_Learning LinkedIn Learning]

Latest revision as of 10:54, 11 September 2019


Lynda.com has been upgraded to LinkedIn Learning

We have exciting news, your Lynda.com account has been migrated to the new LinkedIn Learning platform.

Activate my LinkedIn Learning Profile

Before you can start using LinkedIn Learning you will need to activate your account. This is for both new users to LinkedIn Learning and for users that had a Lynda.com account.

Activating your LinkedIn Learning account article explains the process of signing into LinkedIn Learning.

For information on LinkedIn Learning, see this page: