How do I add files and documents?

Files can be uploaded from a local drive or the course itself, and can be documents, spreadsheets, pdfs, Powerpoint, text, web, or zip file.

1. Choose the Course Area to which you would like to add a file and click on it

1. Choose the Course Area to which you would like to add a file and click on it

2. Click Build Content

2. Click Build Content

3. Choose Item from the Drop Down Menu

3. Choose Item from the Drop Down Menu

NOTE: Creating an Item allows you to add a description of the file, whereas Creating a File (the second option above) you cannot add a description.

4. Enter a name for the file and and explanatory text as desired

4. Enter a name for the file and and explanatory text as desired

5. Browse in order to Attach a File

5. Browse in order to Attach a File

1. Look for a file on your computer

6. Once the file is selected, you will see it listed

6. Once the file is selected, you will see it listed

You can add ADDITIONAL documents to an ITEM by continuing to BROWSE for more items.

7. Select the Options as desired

7. Select the Options as desired

1. Decide if you want students to see the file immediately once it is uploaded

2  Allows you to track when and whom is looking at the document

3. Optionally select dates and times the document will appear to students

 

Click Submit

Click Submit

1 Comments

dwight Golann

The question this is supposed to answer is how to build files both and documents. I want to know how to build a file, not a single document. This only explains documents.

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