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Upload Files using Private Files

August 2, 2016 - August 2, 2016

If you upload your files in the PRIVATE FILES area, you will be able to use them from different courses

Click on the Dashboard under Navigation.

Dashboard

 

Locate Private Files block on Dashboard.

Private files

 

If this is your first time working with private files, you will see no files in your Files content. Click on Manage private files to add files from your hard drive or Drag and Drop files

Add file - Drag and drop


Click Upload a File, then Choose File and pick your file

Once chosen, file will show up in Private file content box

Organize your files by creating folders in your Private file content box

These files will now show up in the File Picker when Private files is chosen and may now be uploaded in Moodle as Resources.

File picker - Private files