You can use the Rich Content Editor to insert hyperlinks to document, image, and media files stored in your user files and group files.
Open the New Rich Content Editor when using one of the Canvas features which support the Editor.
Note: The New Rich Content Editor supports keyboard shortcuts. To view the Keyboard Shortcuts menu, click the Keyboard icon or press ALT+F8 (PC keyboard) or ALT+FN+F8 (Mac keyboard).
By default, the Add menu displays all files in your selected file source .
To sort the displayed files by image, document, or media file type, click the Type drop-down menu .
To sort the displayed files by date added, date published, or alphabetically, click the Sort by drop-down menu .
Click the name of the file you want to link in the New Rich Content Editor.
Note: The text will flash before turning into a hyperlink.
Click the Save button.
Note: When using the Rich Content Editor in Discussions, the Save button may appear as the Post Reply button.
View the content. To view the linked file, click the link .
Note: Links to external URLs display an Open icon .