How do I attach a file to an Announcement?

You can attach files to your announcements for users to download.

Open Announcements

Open Announcements

Click the Announcement link.

Make Announcement

Click the Make an announcement button to publish an Announcement.

Create Announcement

Create Announcement

Type a title in the topic title field [1] and write a message in the Rich Content Editor [2]. Click the Choose File button [3].

Browse for File

Browse for File

Choose the file you want to attach [1]. Click the Open button to attach the file to the Announcement [2].

View Attached File and Create Announcement

View Attached File and Create Announcement

Click the Save button.

View Announcement

View Announcement

Once you save the Announcement, it will show up on the Announcements page.

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