How to Add an Image or Video

Would you like to add a picture to your Dashboard? Use the Media Widget!
1 1. Click the Edit button on your Dashboard.
2014-11-18_0953 2. Click the Widgets  tab in the Content Panel on the left-hand side of your screen.
3. Click on the Media Widget and drag it onto your Dashboard. When you see a blue bar, release the Widget to drop it onto your Dashboard.
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4 4. Double click on the Media widget that you have just dropped onto your page to display the settings for this Widget.
2014-11-18_0954 5. To upload an image or video file, click on the Upload button in the Choose Media section in the Content Panel.
6 6. Click on the Choose Files button to access image files on your computer. Choose a file to be uploaded.
7 7. Select the image file then click on the Open button to start uploading your file.
8 8. Once uploading is complete the status bar will turn green. Click on the Done  button to finish.
9. If you have uploaded an image file, an image will now appear on the page (shown on the left in the image below). If you uploaded a video file, your Media widget will turn grey (shown on the right in the image below).
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10 10. To save the settings to the Dashboard, click the SaveChanges button.
11 11. Click on the X to close the Content Panel. Note: You will only be able to play your video after you have saved your changes and closed the Content Panel.
12. You have successfully added an image/video to your Dashboard!
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How to Add a Calendar Widget

Would you like to see your upcoming homework due dates, club meetings and other activities on your Dashboard? Don’t miss any important events with the Calendar Widget!
The Calendar Widget summarises all the entries in the Calendar that sits on the Quick Launch. Remember, you will have to add entries to your Calendar before you follow these steps to make sure that you can see your summary of events.
1 1. Click the Edit button on your Dashboard.
2 2. Click the Widgets  tab in the Content Panel on the left-hand side of your screen.
3. Click on the Calendar Widget and drag it onto your Dashboard. When you see a blue bar, release the Widget to drop it onto your Dashboard.
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4 4. Double click on the Calendar that you have dropped onto your Dashboard to display the options for the Calendar Widget in the Content Panel.
2014-11-18_1016 5. In the Content Panel, click the drop-down menu under Calendar to Display and choose your own calendar. 
2014-11-18_1023 6. Click the drop-down menu under Max Events to Display  and select the number of events you want to display in the calendar. You can select 5, 10 or 15 from the drop down menu.
7 7. To save the settings to your Dashboard, click the Save Changes button.
8 8. Click on the X to close the Content Panel. Note: You will only see your calendar events after you have saved your changes and closed the Content Panel.
9. Your calendar events will now appear on your Dashboard. (Note: If you see ‘No upcoming events’ on your Calendar, you will need to create your Calendar events).
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How to Add a Notes Widget

The Notes Widget allows you to add notes to your Dashboard such as reminders, lists, email addresses etc. You can use this Widget to put important reminders such as assignment due dates, book lists, and birthdays.
1 1. Click the Edit button on your Dashboard.
2014-11-18_0953 2. Click the Widgets tab in the Content Panel on the left-hand side of your screen.
3. Click on the Notes Widget and drag it onto your Dashboard. When you see a blue bar, release the Widget to drop it onto your Dashboard.
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nwtyd_5 4. Clicking in the Notes widget displays a smaller box.
nwtyd_6 5. In this area, type the text you want to display.
6. You can use the Text Editor on the left to change the colour, format and style of your text.
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7 7. To save the settings to your Dashboard, click the Save Changes button.
8 8. Click on the X to close the Content Panel.
9. The Notes Widget will now display the text you have entered.
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How to Add an External Link

Adding an External Link Widget to your dashboard allows you to open your favourite websites with just one click. You can even add multiple links to your Dashboard to find your favourite websites more quickly and easily.
1 1. Click the Edit button on your Dashboard.
2014-11-18_0953 2. Click the Widgets tab in the Content Panel on the left-hand side of your screen.
3. Click on the External Link Widget and drag it onto your Dashboard. When you see a blue bar, release the Widget to drop it onto your Dashboard.
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4 4. Double click on the External Link that you have dropped onto your Dashboard to display the options in the Content Panel.
5 5. Enter the name and URL of the website. Note: If you find the link does not work, check that the prefix http:// or https:// has been included with the full web address.
2014-11-18_1027 6. You now have the option to display an icon with your link. If you would like to display an icon, you have three options on locating an image.

  1. You can use the upload button to locate an image on your computer’s hard disc or USB stick.
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  1. You can use the Import Resource button to locate an image that has been previously uploaded into the VLE.
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  1. You can use the Search to find a suitable image located in Discover. Type the search text in the box and then click the Discover button. Select the image to use from those displayed in Discover and click on Use. This will add the image to your link icon.
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11 7. You can also enter a brief description for the website. They can use the description to remind you of what the website contains.
12 8. Remember to save changes to your Dashboard by clicking on the Save Changes button.
8 9. Click the X button to close your Dashboard.
10. The external link will now be placed on your dashboard with your selected icon. Clicking on the icon will open the link in a new browser tab or window.
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