Reply to a Discussion Prompt

Instructors and students can participate in discussions on BYU Learning Suite through a tool called Digital Dialog.

Note: Replying to a discussion prompt is different than replying to a discussion post. By replying to a discussion, students are posting a response to the original discussion prompt given by the teacher or TA.


Step One:

Click on a course title to open a course.



Step Two:

Click on Digital Dialog.



Step Three:

Click on the title of the discussion you wish to respond to.



Step Four:

Click Reply to respond to the discussion prompt.



Step Five:

A dialog window will appear. Click +Add video or audio button [1] to add an audio or video comment. Click +Add attachment button [2] to add a file to your reply. You can type and format your response in the text box [3]. Click Reply to post your response.



Step Six:

View your discussion post. Click here to learn how to edit a discussion post. Click here to learn how to delete a discussion post.



Questions? Contact the OIT Service Desk (801.422.4000,