Links and Documents

Once a course has been added in Path, you can easily include links and documents. Start by logging in and viewing your course.

From the course details page, click the LINK button to add a link to the course, or click the DOCUMENTS button to attach a document to the course.

Links and Documents

Adding a Link will allow you to create shortcuts for your participants to access important information within the course.

After the dialog box appears, you have the option to select either the Basic or Advanced tab. Start with the Basic tab for required information first.

Basic Tab

Links and Documents

Give your link a title.

URL

Enter the URL of the link you are adding.

Enter link text for the URL here. The text is hyperlinked directly to the URL.

Description

Enter a short description for the content here. You can you use the WYSIWYG text editor to format the text.

Active

This toggle lets you control whether the link is visible or hidden.

After the Basic tab proceed to the Advanced tab.

Advanced Tab

Links and Documents

Set Purchasable (When Ecommerce is Enabled)

When enabled, you can select a group and set pricing for access to the link.

Enter the Group ID (When Groups are Enabled)

This option allows you to control visibility and access criteria for a particular group. You can select the desired groups from the available list. Click the plus symbol next to the group name to add it to the selected groups list.

Set the Guest Viewable Toggle

Click the toggle to allow your participants to view the created link when logged out.

Set Guest Access Toggle

Click the toggle to allow your participants to access the content without a login.

Add Credit Values

You can add credit types and values here. Click + (ADD A NEW CREDIT TYPE) to add new credit values.

Set Search Keywords

Enter search keywords in the Search Keywords text box, separated with commas. Titles, descriptions, and contributors are already placed in the keywords by default.

Click Create Link to finish adding a new link.

Documents

Attaching a Document will allow your participants access to documents from within the course.

When the Add New Document dialog box appears, you’ll have the option to select either the Basic or Advanced tab. Start with the Basic tab for required information first.

Basic Tab

Links and Documents

Choose a name for the new document.

Upload the Attachment

Upload the file through the Choose File button.

Enter link text for the document here. This text is hyperlinked directly to the document.

Description

Enter a short description of the document here. You can you use the WYSIWYG text editor to format the text.

Active

This toggle lets you control whether the document is visible or hidden.

After the Basic tab proceed to the Advanced tab.

Advanced Tab

Links and Documents

Enter the Group ID (When Groups are Enabled)

This option allows you to control visibility and access criteria for a particular group. You can select the desired groups from the available list. Click the plus symbol next to the group name to add it to the selected groups list.

Set the Guest Viewable Toggle

Click the toggle to allow your participants to view the created link when logged out.

Set Purchasable (When Ecommerce is Enabled)

You can select a group to set pricing for access to the document.

Set Guest Access Toggle

Click the toggle to allow your participants to access the content without requiring a login.

Add Credit Values

You can add credit types and their values here. Click + (ADD A NEW CREDIT TYPE) to add new credit values.

Set Search Keywords

Enter search keywords in the Search Keywords text box, separated with commas. Titles, descriptions, and contributors are already placed in the keywords by default.

Click Create Document to finish adding a new document.