Learn.UQ Basics Online Workshop

15. Text Editor

Add a file link using the text editor

For more information, refer to the Edit a Resource and Add a File Link using the Text Editor guides.

Insert an image using the text editor

For more information, refer to the Insert an Image using the Text Editor guide.

Add a web link using the text editor

For more information, refer to the Add a Web Link using the Text Editor guide.

Tasks to complete

Add a file link using the text editor

  1. From the Course Menu, select Learning Resources.
  2. Click on the Week 3 - Saturn folder to open it.
  3. Hover over Build Content and select Item from the drop-down list.
  4. Enter "An Introduction to Saturn"​ in the Name textbox. 
  5. Click on the Insert File button in the text editor.
  6. Right-click on this Saturn 2.pdf link and select Save Link As... from the drop-down list to save the file to your computer.
  7. Click on the Browse My Computer button.
  8. Browse your computer and select the Saturn 2.pdf file you just downloaded.
  9. Enter "Required reading on Saturn" in the Alt Text textbox.
  10. For Open in new window, select Yes.

Insert a web link using the text editor

    1. Enter "Visit the NASA Wesbite to learn more about Saturn"​ in the Text textbox below the file link.
    2. Click and drag to highlight the "NASA Website" text.
    3. Click on the Insert/Edit Link button in the text editor.
    4. Enter "https://www.nasa.gov/saturn" in the Link Path textbox.
    5. For Target, select Open in New Window (_blank) from the drop-down list.
    6. Enter "Saturn - NASA website" in the Title textbox.
    7. Click on the Insert button.

    Insert an image using the text editor

    1. Click on the Insert/ Edit Image button in the text editor.
    2. Right-click on this Saturn.jpg link and select Save Link As... from the drop-down list to save the file to your computer.

    Image Attribution: "Saturn from 1996 to 2000" by Venom82 is licensed under CC BY 2.0

    1. Click on the Browse My Computer button.
    2. Browse your computer and select the Saturn.jpg file you just downloaded.
    3. Enter "Saturn" in the Image Description textbox.
    4. Enter "Saturn" in the Title textbox.
    5. Click on the Appearance tab and for Alignment, select Left.
    6. Click on the Insert button.
    7. For Permit Users to View this Content, select Yes.
    8. Click on the Submit button.