How to Upload a file to a Moodle Course:

These are the steps to upload a file to a Moodle course and make it available to students. The same procedure is used for all files including:

(Click here to see a video of this process )

Log into the course. You must have "Teacher" rights to do this. If you see the button for turning edition on & off, you have teacher rights.   on/off
Turn Editiong On by clicking "Turn Editing On" button    
Click on "Add a Resource"   add resource
click on "Link to a file or web page"   link
Fill in the Title/Name. Tthe student will click on this to access this file (e.g. read document, view video, listent to audio etc)   title
Click on the "Choose or Upload a file" button   choose upload
Click on Upload a file button   upload

1) click on "Browse",
2) find the file you want to upload and select it ( "open" )
2) Click on "Upload this file"

  browse
THE NEXT STEP IS THE MOST IMPORTANT - AND MOST LIKELY TO BE FORGOTTEN OR SKIPPED !    
Click the "Choose" link on the line with the document you have just uploaded. If you DON'T DO this the student will not be able to access the file   click choose
After clicking "choose", scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on "Save and return" to course.   return
Done!