Configuring LTI With Sakai Follow


Sakai is an LMS system and Zoom will be an external tool for teachers to start meetings with his or her students.


  • You must be on an Education, Business, API, or Enterprise plan.


  1. Log into your Zoom account and obtain the LTI Key and Secret. This is found under Integrations.

  2. Login to Sakai with your admin credentials and select Worksite Set-Up in Sakai
  3. Select the class. For this case it is Test Zoom
  4. Select the Manage Tools tab
  5. Scroll down and select the External Tools option

  6. You should arrive at Customize Toll Instances and should be able to Name your External Tool. In this case we've named it Zoom Testing
  7. Once completed, you should be able to see the Tool created in the main bar
  8. Input the following info:
    Remote Tool URL:
    Remote Tool Key: Your Zoom LTI Key
    Remote Tool Secret: Your Zoom LTI Secret
  9. Under Display Information set the button text and set the Tool Title. Under Releasing Roster Information, select Send Email Addresses to the External Tool. Once completed select "Update Options". 
  10. Once updated, your Zoom meeting will automatically start.
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