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Add File

The Add File functionality allows you to quickly upload one file. Use this method if you your file doesn’t require any descriptive text. If you have multiple files to upload, use Add Item.

Add file

  • From the module/organisation menu navigate to the appropriate content area, i.e.; Learning Resources.
  • Ensure that Edit Mode is switched ON from the top right of the screen, if it isn't already.
  • Select the Add Content action link and click File.
Add Content > File dropdown

Select File

  • Name - Enter a name for the file (this is required).
  • Colour of Name - You can use the picker to alter the text colour.
  • Find File - You can add a file stored on your PC by clicking Browse My Computer.
Select file options


  • Open in New Window - Select Yes if you would like the file to open in a new window.
  • Permit Users to View this Content - You can make the content available immediately, or select No if you wish to work on the item and release it at a later date.
  • Track Number of Views - This records who and when the item was accessed.
  • Select Date and Time Restrictions - You can display the item after and until a specific time and date.*

Click Submit to add the file.