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How to share files and images on the discussion board

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If you want to share a file or image on the discussion board, the best way to do this is to upload the file to a service like Imgur (images) or Dropbox (files or images) then place that link in your message.

This is an excellent resource from dropbox on how to upload a file and create a shareable link:

Once you have created your link, simply paste the link in your post or reply on the discussion board and it will be automatically converted to a clickable hyperlink. Other students can then click that link to access your file.