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How do I embed an image on a Lessons page

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Go to Lessons.

Click on the Lessons Page Title (e.g. Unit #1) in the Tool Menu to display the page.

Note: The default or blank Lessons page contains text and images that explain the basic functionality of the Lessons tool.

File upload: Click Add Content, then Embed content on page.

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From the Add Content drop-down menu, select Embed content on page. This displays the Embed Content dialog box.

Click Browse.

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Locate and select the file on your computer.

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Click on the file you would like to upload to select it and then click Open.

Click Save.

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View embedded image.

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After saving, you will return to the Lessons page with the image embedded.

To add a description of the image, click on Edit.

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This displays the Edit Multimedia dialog box.

Add a description.

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Enter a description in the Item Description text box and then click Save.

Notice the image file location.

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Note that the image file was automatically uploaded to your Resources in a folder with the same name as the Lessons page.

Linked image: Click Add Content, then Embed content on a page.

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From the Add Content drop-down menu, select Embed content on page. This displays the Embed Content dialog box.

Enter a URL.

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Paste the image URL in the box marked "URL", and then click Save.

View embedded image.

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After saving, you will return to the Lessons page with the image embedded.

To add a description for the image, click Edit.

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Add a description.

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Enter a description in the Item Description text box and then click Save.

Notice the image link location.

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Note that a URL link to the image has been added to a sub-folder named "urls" located in the Lessons page named folder.


Common Questions about Adding Content to Lessons:

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.

https://sakai.screenstepslive.com/s/sakai_help/m/13990/l/169369-how-do-i-embed-an-image-on-a-lessons-page

Sakai Documentation is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License and is deemed to be compatible with this site's Project:Copyrights which are under the Creative Commons 2.5 Licence.


You can view the original Sakai help documentation, unedited, at http://sakai.screenstepslive.com/.

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