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Create a File

The File option allows you to post a file on a course content page. Navigate to the page you would like to add a file and hover over Build Content. In this example, we are going to create a file on the Course Content Page.

   build content

A drop-down menu will appear. Under the Create column, scroll to and click File.

 create file

Click either Browse My Computer or Browse Course depending if the file resides on your computer or if you've uploaded the file into Course Files.

  select file

The Name field will pre-populate with the file name. Either rename or remove the file extension in the File Name field.

Optional: You can choose the text color by clicking on the Color of Name drop-down arrow and select if you want the file to open in a new window.

  file name

You can change the file options to permit users to view the content and/or track number of views, as well as, select date and time restrictions.

    file options

When finished, click Submit.