Export a course package from D2L Brightspace

My course is going to be deleted soon, how do I save my course materials? How to I share my course materials with another faculty member or TA?

1. Using Mozilla Firefox web browser, navigate to https://mnsu.learn.minnstate.edu

2. Log in with your Star ID credentials.

3. Locate the course you wish to export.

4. Click the course title.

5. Click Course Admin in the horizontal navbar in the course offering.

6. Click Import/Export/Copy Components.

7. Select the circle button next to Export Components.

8. Check the Include course files in the export package box*.

*Note: If you do not check this box, you will not have your documents and files copied with the course, you will only have the structure with missing files. Be sure you check this box to carry your files with the course.

9. Click Start.

10. Check Select All Components.

11. Click Continue.

12. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen.

13. Check the box next to Include course files in the export package.**

**Note: If you do not check this box, you will not have your documents and files copied with the course, you will only have the structure with missing files. Be sure you check this box to carry your files with the course.

14. Click Continue.

15.You will see the export in progress.

16. When the export is complete, click Finish.

17. Click the link to download the .zip file course package.

18. Click Done.

Note: Do not unzip the file. It needs to be in .zip format to be imported correctly.

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