In Sakai 2.8, how do I import from an archive file?
Note: To complete these procedures, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles. For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles: Overview.
You can import materials from a supported archive file. To do so:
- In the menubar of the relevant site, click
Alternatively, from the menubar in My Workspace, click
Worksite Setup, check the box next to the site you wish to revise, and then click
Note: Although you can check multiple boxes, you can only edit information about one site at a time.
Import from Archive File.
Browseto find the appropriate file on your computer or network, and then click
Note: Filenames that include certain characters cannot be accepted; see Unsupported characters.
Import. The system will upload your archive file.
- Select the desired items in the "Copy this existing material..."
box, and use the move button (
>) to identify which items to import into your current site.
- Review the confirmation screen and the location the system will
place your copied materials.
Finish, and then
After the materials have been copied, visit the areas of your site where they were saved. Rename, reorder, edit, or hide and unhide materials as needed.