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The File download portfolio allows for easy download of content in Moodle activities.
  
 
==Enabling file download (admin settings)==
 
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*Click "Next" and then choose the file format you wish to export as. (Which formats you are offered depends on the type of file you wish to download)
  
  

Revision as of 20:32, 13 October 2011


The File download portfolio allows for easy download of content in Moodle activities.

Enabling file download (admin settings)

  • Go to Settings > Site administration > Plugins > Portfolios > Manage Portfolios
  • Select from the drop down next to File download "Enabled and visible";

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  • Click the "Settings" and if desired, give File download a customised name (not essential)

Sending/"pushing" files to File download

  • You can export content such as attached files in forum posts to File download.
  • Click the green icon next to the file - in this instance, a pdf document:

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  • On the next screen, choose the portfolio to export to. (If File download is the only one, you will only have that option!)

Selectfiledownload.png

  • Click "Next" and then choose the file format you wish to export as. (Which formats you are offered depends on the type of file you wish to download)


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  • On the next screen, click "Continue" to confirm your export and download your file:

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