Flip (Formally Flipgrid)

Quick Start Guide:

Flip is a free video discussion app provides a safe, accessible space where students of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds can explore new ideas, connect with others, get creative, and contribute to meaningful discussions.

  1. Navigate to Flip. Head to info.flip.com/en-us.html or install the app on iOS or Android, then use the join link or enter the join code that was shared by your educator.
  2. When prompted to login to Flip, click on the Sign in with Microsoft option.
    • Login with YourStarID@go.minnstate.edu and use your StarID password.
    • If you are having login issues, please follow the instructions in this PDF. You may need to go into your Microsoft account and verify that your default email address is @go.dctc.edu or @go.inverhills.edu
  3. Explore your prompt and record a response:
    • Go to the topic your educator assigned.
    • Watch the topic media and explore links.
    • When you’re ready, click the “Add Response” button to open the Flip camera.
    • Get creative with the Flip camera features to help tell your story— lenses, frames, music, text, 3D emojis, and more!
  4. Submit your video:
    • After recording, take a selfie or choose a frame from your video and submit. Now watch the comments and your classmates’ videos come in. That’s it! Let’s start learning together.

Getting Started in Flip

For additional assistance, please see the Flip User Guides below:

Flip Help Center

Select a button below to navigate to that topic’s help guide:

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