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Adding a downloadable file to a page

  1. Select the title of the page you wish to add the file to.
  2. 2. Select the Edit button at the top-right of the page to enter edit mode.
    edit mode is the pen at the right side of screen

    3.To add a block you will need to select or drag the button with the "+" icon on the right-hand side of the page.

    add a block by pressings the + button the right side of screen

    4. After clicking on the button, there will be a pop-up window with which you can select the position where you want your new block to be placed. Once you have selected either Top or Bottom select Add.

    Adding and choosing the placement of blocks on the page where they can be turned into different applications and used

    NOTE: You can also drag the button to the position where you want to place your new content block.

    5. Select "File(s) to download", you will be able to add files and document for your viewers to download. You will need to collapse the uploading menu by clicking the arrow icon on the top right-hand side of the pop-up window.  Then you need to tick on the tick box and select  "Choose files"  then upload the files. Multiple files are allowed and all uploaded files will be listed on top of the menu.

    Select which files to upload to Mahara so that users can download them.

    files to upload and a user right agreement setup for the Mahara page.

    6. After adding all the files you would like to place in this block, select "Save" then a new block with downloadable files will appear on your page. NOTE: the files you uploaded will be stored in your Mahara, you can add them into the "Folders" later on.

    Save button at the end of the page

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