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.

Open Files

Open Files

In Course Navigation, click the Files link.

Download Folder

Click the line item for the folder [1]. Click the Download icon [2]. Or click the Settings icon [3] and then click the Download link [4].

View Download Progress

View Download Progress

Monitor the progress of your download.

Open ZIP File

Open ZIP File

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