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How do I create a Web Content link to a folder in Resources?

Instructors can use the Web Content tool to create a tool link to a folder or a file in Resources.

Go to Resources.

Go to Resources.

To the right of the folder you want to link to, click Actions / Edit Details.

To the right of the folder you want to link to, click Actions / Edit Details.

This displays the folder's details.

Copy the folder's URL.

Copy the folder's URL.

Copy the folder URL to your computer's clipboard (CTRL+C for PC or CMD+C for MAC).

Go to Site Editor.

Go to Site Editor.

Select the Site Info tool from the Tool Menu of your site.

Click Edit Tools.

Click Edit Tools.

This displays the Edit Tools page.

Checkmark the Web Content tool, then click Continue

Checkmark the Web Content tool, then click Continue

This displays the Add Multiple Tool Instances page.

Enter the web site information, then click Continue.

Enter the web site information, then click Continue.
  1. Enter a title for the Web Content tool (which will display in the Tool Menu).
  2. Enter the URL for the Resources folder.
  3. Click Continue.

Click Finish.

Click Finish.

Click the new tool button to access the contents of the folder.

Click the new tool button to access the contents of the folder.

Note: Any descriptions entered for a file or folder are displayed below the link (See "How do I add and display contextual information about a file or folder?"

To edit the Web Content link, click on the Edit icon.

To edit the Web Content link, click on the Edit icon.

This displays the Customize Web Content page.

Make Edits, then click Update Options.

Make Edits, then click Update Options.