LEO: How Do I - Attach a File in Discussion Forums and Topics

Before you begin, upload your files to My Locker. See LEO: How do I upload files to My Locker?

  1. From the Course Home page, click My Tools and select Locker
  2. Right-click your file and select Copy Link Address/Location.
  3. Click the HTML(<>) editing icon in the bottom left corner of the Description box of the file you wish to attached.
  4. Between the quotation marks for href= right-click and select Paste to insert the link to your file.
  5. After you paste the link, click Update in the bottom left corner. 
  6. Enter the following line into the text field: <a href=""> Click here to access file </a>
  7. Between the quotation marks following <a href= right-click and select Paste to insert the link to your file in the locker. (i.e. <a href=”https://learn.umuc.edu/d2l/common/viewFile.d2lfile/Database/MTY1N” >Click here to access file </a>
  8. After you paste the link click, Save in the bottom left corner.
  9. Select Click her to access your file in the Locker. Click Submit to make your file available to classmates.