Greatest Invention Since the Zipper?

April 14, 2016

by Peter Doughty

While it might not be the “greatest invention since the zipper” the ability to upload zipped files and folders into myCourses is a very handy feature, especially as we approach the end of the road for Blackboard Learn at UNH (which is May 31st by the way.)

So what’s so great about it? Well, you can upload multiple files at once and myCourses preserves the original folder hierarchy contained in the .zip file being uploaded. Just remember that there is a 500MB storage limit for each course and uploaded files from a .zip file will count against that storage. 

You can upload .zip files to myCourses through Files or Course Settings. Here is a myCourses by Canvas article describing how:

https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-2754

 

Stay tuned to this space for more myCourses Tips and Tricks…

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