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The File download portfolio allows for easy download of content in Moodle activities.
  
 
==Enabling file download (admin settings)==
 
==Enabling file download (admin settings)==
*Go to ''Settings > Site administration > Plugins > Portfolios > Manage Portfolios''
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*Go to ''Administration > Site administration > Advanced features > Enable portfolios''
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*Go to ''Administration > Site administration > Plugins > Portfolios > Manage Portfolios''
 
*Select from the drop down next to File download "Enabled and visible";
 
*Select from the drop down next to File download "Enabled and visible";
  
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==Sending/"pushing" files to File download==
 
==Sending/"pushing" files to File download==
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*You can export content such as attached files in forum posts to File download.
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*Click the green icon next to the file - in this instance, a pdf document:
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[[File:Exporttofiledownload.png]]
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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!)
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[[File:Selectfiledownload.png]]
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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)
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[[File:Filedownloadtype.png]]
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*On the next screen, click "Continue" to confirm your export and download your file:
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[[File:Downloadingfile.png]]
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[[de:Datei herunterladen]]
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[[es:Portafolio descarga de archivo]]
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[[fr:Portfolio de téléchargement de fichiers]]

Latest revision as of 10:52, 29 May 2019


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

Enabling file download (admin settings)

  • Go to Administration > Site administration > Advanced features > Enable portfolios
  • Go to Administration > Site administration > Plugins > Portfolios > Manage Portfolios
  • Select from the drop down next to File download "Enabled and visible";

Filedownloadenabled.png

  • 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:

Exporttofiledownload.png

  • 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)


Filedownloadtype.png

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

Downloadingfile.png