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How do I create a file link in a page in a group?

In groups, you can add a file to a page.

Open Pages

Open Pages

In Group Navigation, click the Pages link.

View Pages

View Pages

Pages is designed to open to the front page for a group, if there is a front page selected. Click the View All Pages button to select a page from the Pages Index.

Select Page

Select Page

Click the title of the page you want to edit.

Edit Page

Edit Page

Click the Edit button.

Open Files

Open Files

In the Content Selector, click the Files tab.

Open Files Folder

Open Files Folder

Click the files folder. If there is a subfolder, the course files folder will expand.

Select Link Location

Select Link Location

In the Rich Content Editor, place your cursor where you wish to insert your file.

In the Content Selector, click the name of the file [1] you want to insert into the Rich Content Editor. The name of the file will appear in the Rich Content Editor [2] and flash yellow. Then the name will turn blue, indicating it is a link.

Save Changes

Save Changes

Click the Save button.

View Page

View Page

View the page.