Access edX (Edge) Course

      1. Access your edX (Edge) course.
      2. Select your course name from the Dashboard.

      course selected in edX (Edge) dashboard

      1. Ensure View this course as: is set to Staff from the drop-down menu.
      2. Select Instructor.

      in edx edge, view this course as is set to staff then instructor is selected

      1. Select VIEW COURSE IN STUDIO.

      view course in studio selected

      Edit Section Text

      1. Expand the section that needs renaming.
      2. Select the Pen icon.

      week 1 section selected, pen icon selected

      1. Type in the new text then click/select outside of the textbox to save it.

       introduction to course

      Edit Subsection Text

      1. In your edX (Edge) course, expand a section.
      2. Locate the expanded section, expand it, then select the Pen icon next to the subsection that needs renaming.

      pen icon next to subsection titled quiz is selected

      1. Type in the new text then click/select outside of the textbox to save it.

      new subsection text in selected textbox reads quiz practice

      Editing text in Unit

      1. Expand the section and the subsection then select the unit of work that requires editing.

      section, week 1, selected. Revealing selected subsection, concepts and arguments, unit titled communication is symbolic and technical is selected

      1. Edit text by selecting Edit.

      edit button selected

      1. In the Editor, type in the required changes then select Save.

      new text typed into section, save button selected

      Add/Edit an Image in Unit

      1. Expand the section and the subsection then select the unit of work that requires editing.

      section, week 1, selected. Revealing selected subsection, concepts and arguments, unit titled communication is symbolic and technical is selected

      1. Select Edit.

      edit button selected

      1. Select on an empty section of the Editor then select the Image icon.

      empty section in editor selected, image icon selected

      1. Upload an image by selecting Browse your computer to search for an image on your hard drive or choose an image from the Select a previously uploaded image section.
      2. After choosing an image, select Next.

       image titled mark.jpg selected in select a previously uploaded image. next button selected

      1. In the Image Description section, type a description for the image in the Image Description (Alt Text) textbox e.g. person reading book.

      Note: You may check the This image is decorative only checkbox if it is a background image and does not require alternative text.

      1. In the Image Dimensions section, you may optionally edit the Width and/or Height of the image.
      2. Check the Lock proportions checkbox.
      3. Select Insert Image.

      image description (alt text) textbox selected with person reading book typed in. in image dimensions, width textbox is selected with 648 typed in and height textbox is selected with 432 typed in. lock proportions checkbox is checked. insert image button selected

      1. Select Save.

      image of person reading book visible in editor. save button selected

      Delete an image

      1. Expand the section and the subsection then select the unit of work that requires editing.

      section, week 1, selected. Revealing selected subsection, concepts and arguments, unit titled communication is symbolic and technical is selected

      1. Select Edit.

      edit option selected in existing unit

      1. Select the required image in the Editor then press the Delete key on your keyboard.
      2. Add another image based on the section Add/Edit an Image in Unit.

      Add/Edit a Link in Unit

      1. Expand the section and the subsection then select the unit of work that requires editing.

      section, week 1, selected. Revealing selected subsection, concepts and arguments, unit titled communication is symbolic and technical is selected

      1. Select Edit.

      edit option selected in existing unit

      1. In the Editor, highlight a section of text then select the Insert/edit link icon.

      highlighted text selected, insert/edit link icon selected

      1. Paste/type the link into the Url textbox.
      2. Ensure the Text to display is your highlighted section.

      url and text to display textboxes selected, with their respective information in the textboxes

      1. In Target, select New window from the drop-down menu.

      in target, drop-down menu is selected and new window option is selected from the menu

      1. Select OK.

      ok button selected

      Note: In order to edit the hyperlink i.e. replace existing link with a new link, repeat Step 3 to 7.

      1. Select Save.

      save button selected

      Delete a Link in Unit

      1. Expand the section and the subsection then select the unit of work that requires editing.

      section, week 1, selected. Revealing selected subsection, concepts and arguments, unit titled communication is symbolic and technical is selected

      1. Select Edit.

      edit option selected in existing unit

      1. Highlight the text with the link then select the Remove link icon.
      2. Select Save.

       

      highlighted text in editor, remove link icon selected, save button selected