How do I download a folder in ZIP format as an instructor?

Canvas recently introduced a new page design called the New Canvas User Interface (UI). Depending on your Canvas view, your page design may vary from the images shown in this lesson. However, the functionality and location of the components remain the same.

You can download folders from your files in a .zip format.

If you are not using the Usage Rights feature option, please view the archived version of this lesson.

Open Files

Open Files

In Course Navigation, click the Files link.

Download Files

Click the folder you wish to download [1]. Click the Download button [2].

Monitor Download

Monitor Download

Monitor the progress of your download.

Open .zip File

Open .zip File

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