Display Files as Links

In addition to displaying your files visually within ePortfolio pages, you also have the option to link any of your files in a rich text module similarly to hyperlinks.
A video of Ken Robinson’s Ted Talk ‘Do Schools Kill Creativity’  next to a rich text module that has a link to a file.


Adding a File to a Rich Text Module
Files can be linked inside a rich text module by selecting the module and clicking the Edit button (1).
A rich text module in edit mode is in focus, directing you to click the Edit button on the module.

Next, select the text you want to convert into a linkfor your file (2) and click the attachment button (3) on the text style window to go to your Library.Text inside the rich text module is highlighted and you are being directed to click the Link button on the text options window.

Now you can upload a new file, select a previously uploaded document to your ePortfolio or cloud document service, record new audio and video files, or add a webpage as the destination of your link. Click here if you would like to learn more about uploading files to your ePortfolio.
A view of your Library with the available options to choose a file to link in your rich text module.

Edit or Delete a Hyperlink
You can change or remove a link by selecting your linked text and clicking the link button (1) on the text style window.
The linked text is highlighted and you are being directed to click the Link button on the text options window.

The text style window will then allow you to either remove the linked file from the module (2) or you can go back to your Library (3) to link a different file.
You are being shown the two options for editing and existing link—removing the link or changing the linked file.


Styling L
inks
After the hyperlink is set, click the Module Settings button (1) and scroll down the settings to Links (2), here you can change the color of links in your rich text module and toggle underlined links. Click here if you would like to learn more about styling hyperlinks.
With a rich text module selected, you are being directed to click the Settings button on the module and observe the options to customize your Links on the left side of the screen.

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