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Downloading, updating, or deleting a Post'Em file

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Permissions and roles

To complete the procedures in this article, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. This often excludes Students and TAs by default. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles.

For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles.

[edit] Downloading a posted file

To download a posted file:

  • In your site's menubar, click Post'Em.
  • Find the file you want, and click Download. If prompted, save the file to your computer.

[edit] Updating a posted file

To update a posted file: Note: A Post'Em file must meet the format requirements; see Using the Post'Em tool.

  • In your site's menubar,click Post'Em.

Note: Post'Em is hidden by default. To add Post'Em to your site, see Adding, editing, or removing tools.

  • Find the file to update, and click Update.
  • In the field next to "Title", you can change the title if needed.
  • In the field next to "Choose a file", click Browse... and navigate to your new .csv file.
  • If you wish to release the feedback to participants (i.e., allow the students to see the grades), check Release feedback to participants? . This option may already be selected based on the original file.
  • To save your file, click Post; to cancel, click Cancel.
  • On the Verify Upload page, you can preview how the file will appear.
  • To continue and post the file, click Save. To return to the upload screen, click Back.

[edit] Deleting a posted file

To delete a posted file:

  • In your site's menubar, click Post'Em.
  • Find the file you want to delete, and click Delete.
  • To confirm the deletion, click Delete. To cancel the deletion, clickCancel.

Other articles about Isaak/Sakai's tools and how instructors can use them:

Core Tools:   Image:Flag blue.png Announcements | Image:Page edit.png Assignments | Image:Lessons-icon.png Lessons | Image:Comments.png Forums | Image:Report.png Gradebook | Image:Folder.png Resources | Image:Calendar.png Schedule | Image:Pencil.png Tests and Quizzes

More Tools:   Image:User comment.png Chat Room | Image:Folder page.png Drop Box | Image:House.png Home | Image:Comment.png Messages | Image:Chart bar.png Statistics | Image:Page world.png Web Content

Related articles:   How to add tools to your course | Using the Text Editor | Manage Groups | Permissions and roles | Contact the CPI for help

This article is based on the equivalent Sakai project help article.

The Sakai Educational Community License is deemed to be compatible with this sites Project:Copyrights which are under the Creative Commons 2.5 Licence. You can view the original Sakai help documentation, unedited, at

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