How to Upload a File into Moodle

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On the main Moodle page, in the weekly assignments, click on the "Upload ....." link for the assignment you want to upload.
Moodle will display an Upload file screen. Click the "Upload" button. Upload button

Click "Choose a File" on the Upload screen.

Figure 1
Upload into Moodle


On the "File picker" screen, Figure 2, click in order
1. Upload a file
2. Browse
DO NOT click the 3 "Upload this file" button at this time. Wait until AFTER you have selected a file to upload. See below and Figure 3.

Figure 2
Upload into Moodle


The Figure 3 "Choose File to Upload" screen shown below will appear.
1. Click the down arrow and select "List" #1.
2. In the Folders Pane on the left click to select where your file to be uploaded is stored #2.
    You may have to double click to select the Folder
3. Look at the Address bar at the top to make sure the File Folder location of the file to be uploaded is selected #3.
4. Find and click the file you want to upload #4.
    Double click the file name or click Open.

You have now selected the file to be uploaded and the "Choose File to Upload" screen will close.
The "File picker" screen (Figure 2 above) is again visible.
5. Look to make sure the file you picked is showing in the "Attachment:" box to the left of #2.
6. Now you can click the "Upload this file" button #3 in Figure 2 above.

Figure 3
Upload into Moodle


Now the screen will show Figure 4 with your file name to upload. Click the "Save changes" button.

Figure 4
Upload into Moodle


You have successfully uploaded a file into Moodle for me to grade Yeah! Way to go! You did it!. Yeah! Way to go! You did it!

Click HERE to view a video tutorial. Click HERE to view another tutorial.


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