How do I download a single file?

You can download a single file from any file storage area in Canvas.

Open Files

Open Files

In Course Navigation, click the Files link.

Download File

Download File

Click the file name to download the file to your desktop.

View File

View File

Your file will download to your desktop. Open the appropriate folder to view the file.

Note: The file may be saved to the Downloads folder on your computer.

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