ICET Quickguide: Add Course Files in Content Desire2Learn

Version: 10.1 and Higher

Course files that have either been created or uploaded into the course shell can be easily added to content.  Any file added can be restricted by release conditions and dates.


  • Instructor access to a Desire2Learn Course.
  • Files already uploaded to the course shell.

Steps to Follow:

  1. Log into Desire2Learn
  2. Select a course
  3. Click Content on the navigation bar.
  4. Locate the module where the course file is to be displayed.
  5. Click the dropdown arrow next to New.

New Dropdown List
New Dropdown List

  1. Choose Add from Manage Files.
  2. Browse the files from the course folder and place a check in the box next to the file name.  Click Done.  Note: Clicking the filename will open the file.  

If you need further assistance, contact or phone 608.342.1792

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