The Insert File feature allow you to create a link in your site that will download a file when clicked. This is often used so visitors can download PDF files but any type of file can be used.
To insert a file.
Highlight the text you want to use as a hyperlink to your file.
Select Insert from the top level menu bar.
- Dropdown menu will appear, Select Insert File
A file picker dialog box will appear to locate the file you wish to insert.
Select the file from your computer and press Open/and/or OK.
- A copy of your File will be uploaded to your web site. When a viewer clicks on the hyperlink, your file will display.
Note: If you password protect the page with this file, the file will also be password protected.
If you need to upload a new file, break the link, re-upload the file.
You will be able to insert may different types of files. We strongly recommend using a PDF document because its a universal document handler.
Plus most programs have an option to convert document from original format into a PDF.
A partial list of the file types you can upload:
.XLS or .XLSX (Excel)
.TXT (text document)
.SDC (Open Office)