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Course Files - How to Add a File to Your Course

Students are able to add, or upload, a file to their courses in MyCCRI. A file can be in different formats (for example a Word document, an Excel spreadsheet, a PowerPoint presentation, etc.) however only files that are in .html or .pdf format are viewable on the web. All other files must be saved and viewed in the program they were created in. Files cannot be larger than 1 mg. Files will be available within the course only after approval from your instructor.

How to Add a File to Your Course:
Instructions and Screenshots
Step 1

Log in to your MyCCRI account and click on the myCourseTools tab. Then click on the link to the course you wish to work in. Each course has its own set of Course Tools.

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Step 2

Click on the green Files link under Course Tools.

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Step 3

Click on the link to Submit a new file for your course.

screen shot depicting the link to submitting a new file
Step 4

Click on the Browse button to locate the file you wish to add to the course.

graphic depicting the Browse files option for locating a file
Step 5

Select the file you want to add and click on the Open button.

Remember that the file cannot be larger than 20 mg. To see the size of the files, click on the View button on the menu bar Information Technology
and select the Details option.

screen shot of a sample My Documents folder with a highlighted file
Step 6

Click on the grey Submit button.

screen shot of the submit button
Step 7

Click on OK to submit the file for your instructor's review. When your instructor has approved the file, it will be visible in the course under Files.

graphic of the submission screen
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Last Updated: 8/13/13