Turnitin is a ‘text-matching’ software that compares submissions against previous publications. It then creates an ‘Originality Report’ that identifies where the text within the submission has matched another source.
It has been used in UTM to generate a so-called plagiarism report before thesis submission. I personally used the platform to collect students assignments and as a criterion for marks rubric.
The first thing you need to have is “the classroom” description; where you are going to submit your paper/thesis/report. For students, you can ask this from your supervisor or lecturer. The classroom description consists of an ID number and password. To make the step by step easier to understand, let me show you the procedure in a graphical manner