How Do I Attach a File to a Discussion Reply as an Instructor?

You can attach a file to a Discussion reply using the attachment icon. Attached files are also uploaded to your Personal Files in the unfiled folder.

Note: You can only upload one attachment in your reply. Once an attachment is posted to a discussion post, the attachment cannot be removed from it.

Note: Instructors have the option to not allow students to attach files to Discussions.If you cannot attach a file, this feature has been disabled.

 

Open Discussions

In Course Navigation, click the Discussions link.

 

Open Discussion

Click the title of the discussion you want to participate in.

 

Create Reply

Click the reply field.

 

Attach File

After adding content using the Rich Content Editor to the discussion reply [1], click the Attach link [2].

Depending on your browser, click the Choose File button to locate personal files on your computer. 

Note: If you cannot attach a file, this feature has been disabled.

Note: You can only upload one attachment in your reply.

  

Post Reply

Once you have finished creating your reply, click the Reply button.

 

View Discussion Reply

View your discussion reply. Your attached file will appear under the text.

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