Adding e-books, PDFs and other documents
April 14, 2014
LearnPad can distribute one or more files as a “Resource”. This includes photos, Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, e-books, PDFs, or even archived web pages.
Add a new resource making sure the Type is set to File. This will take you to the properties page for this new resource.
Press the Upload File link on the Action bar and select the file to upload. Once uploaded it will appear in the Files list.
If you file requires other files (such as a web page that requires images), you can upload them as well, but make sure the Launch File is specified otherwise the first file in the list will be chosen.
If your resource requires many files, you should consider putting them into a single zip file archive. This archive will be expanded on the LearnPad and the specified Launch File will be opened.
Sending Work to Other Devices
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Adding folder resources
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Managing Files with the LearnPad File Browser
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Some Commonly Asked Questions
We often get asked the same questions from schools, so below you will find a list of the most popular queries schools have. If you can’t find the answer you are looking for here, please do contact us and we will be glad to answer any questions you ...