2012-12-05

GDocs 100 Pieces of Code to Moodle


  1. Make sure that your document(s) are in the Google Drive and Docs folder that I shared with you.
  2. Click on the link to open Google Drive and Docs
  3. Right-click on the document that you want to submit and select "Share ...",  then "Share ..." again from the slide-out menu
  4. In the "Sharing settings" box that pops-up,  you should see "Link to share (only accessible by collaborators)" and  a box with a long, blue-highlighted link.
  5. Right-click on the link and select "Copy" (or Ctrl-C)
  6. Paste (Ctrl-V; right-click doesn't work) the link in the Text box below
  7. Put your mouse anywhere on the text and triple-click and the entire link should be selected
  8. Click on the chain (Insert/edit link) button and, in the "Link URL" box/field, Ctrl-V to paste in the link again
  9. In the "Target" dropdown field,  select "Open in new window (_blank)"
  10. Click the "Insert" button and your text should now be blue
  11. You get full marks for a working,  clickable, html link
  12. Click "Submit"/"Save Changes"