Accessing Assignment Folders


  • On the course navbar drop the arrow down besides Assessments and then click Assignment 
  • Click on the assignment folder you want to submit a file to

Please note for security reasons, D2L restricts the uploading of certain file types to Brightspace Learning Environment. This feature adds the following file types to the restricted list:

.cgi .cmd .hta .jar .lib .pl .pm .ps1 .sh .vbscript

For additional information on restricted file types, visit the Restricted MIME types in Brightspace Learning Environment



Submitting to an Assignment Folder:

upload a file


To submit a file from your computer:


    • Under the Submit Files heading click Add a File.
    • A popup window will appear.  Select My Computer on the left.
    • Drag and Drop the file or Click Upload. 
    • Locate the file on your computer and click Open.
    • Click Add.




upload eportfolio picture

To submit an item from your ePortfolio (artifact, collection, presentation, etc.):


    • Under the Submit Files heading click Add a File.
    • A popup window will appear.  Select ePortfolio on the left.
    • All of your ePortoflio artifacts will appear on the right.  Select the circle beside the item you want to submit.
    • Click Select Item. 





To submit an audio recording:


    • Under the Submit Files heading click Record Audio.
    • A popup window will appear.  In the Audio Flash Player Settings box on the right check the box beside Allow. 
    • Click the Record Icon (red circle). 
    • To play back your recording select the play icon. You can clear the recorded and rerecord using the clear button.
    • When you are satisfied with your recording click Add. 
    • Enter any comments in the comments box.
    • Click Submit.




DropboxSubmissionResultsSubmission Results


  • Once a file has been submitted you are redirected to the File Upload Results page where you can view the submitted file, date and time.
  • An assignment (dropbox) submission receipt is emailed to the user who uploaded the file.