Using an iPad to upload files

You can use an iPad to upload files to Moodle. You will need to download MoodleEZAppIcon moodleEZ, an inexpensive app available from the App Store. This allows you to transfer files from Pages to Moodle with little effort.

Once you have moodleEZ please follow the instructions below for your version of iOS. You can check which version of iOS you are using from the Settings App on your iPad. Tap About and then look for the details listed next to Version.

iOS version 10.0.2 (latest version)

  • Go to Pages and open the document you wish to upload.
  • With the document open, press the icon.
  • Tap Send a copy from the menu.
  • Tap Word.

Your document will now convert to a Word document. Once it has converted, a new window will open and you can tap Import to moodleEZ > Done. The moodleEZ app will now be open and you can type in the web address for your course (i.e. http://study.conted.ox.ac.uk or http://portal.conted.ox.ac.uk). Tap Go to log in.

From here, navigate to the area where you want to upload the file and follow the instructions below.

When you reach the relevant page tap Upload File in the top right-hand corner of the screen. When the File Repository window opens, tap Add….

MoodleAdd

Tap Upload a file.

UploadloadAFile

On the drop down menu that appears, tap Choose From Documents.

ChooseFromDocuments

When the File Manager window opens, tap Inbox.

FileManagerInbox

In the window that opens, your document should be listed. Select it, and tap Select from the drop down menu

SelectOption

Next, tap Save in the top left-hand corner of the window.

FileRepositorySave

Your file should now be uploaded and you can complete the process of submitting your assignment or posting to the forum as usual. If you have any difficulty please contact us.

iOS version 10.0.1 and earlier

  • Go to Pages and open the document you wish to upload.
  • With the document open, press the Share icon ShareIcon.
  • Tap Open in Another App from the drop down menu.
  • Tap Word.

Your document will now convert to a Word document. Once it has converted, a new window will open and you can tap Open in moodleEZ > Done. The moodleEZ app will now be open and you can type in the web address for your course (i.e. http://study.conted.ox.ac.uk or http://portal.conted.ox.ac.uk). Tap Go to log in.

From here, navigate to the area where you want to upload the file and follow the instructions below.

When you reach the relevant page tap Upload File in the top right-hand corner of the screen. When the File Repository window opens, tap Add….

MoodleAdd

Tap Upload a file.

UploadloadAFile

On the drop down menu that appears, tap Choose From Documents.

ChooseFromDocuments

When the File Manager window opens, tap Inbox.

FileManagerInbox

In the window that opens, your document should be listed. Select it, and tap Select from the drop down menu

SelectOption

Next, tap Save in the top left-hand corner of the window.

FileRepositorySave

Your file should now be uploaded and you can complete the process of submitting your assignment or posting to the forum as usual. If you have any difficulty please contact us.