How-To: Updating or Repairing File Links in Canvas

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How-To: Updating or Repairing File Links in Canvas

You may find it necessary to update or repair file links within your Canvas courses.

Steps outlined:

  1. Navigate to Page with the broken link
  2. Click Edit
  3. Highlight the hyperlinked text
  4. Click Remove Link
  5. Use pane on the right-hand side to select the files
  6. Click Save or Save & Publish

Note: Please keep in mind that ‘major’ course alterations, including required readings and course resources, are not permitted without consultation with E-Campus. Additionally, all documents that are added into Miami Regionals E-Campus Courses must be accessible. For any questions about your MUR E-Campus course documents' accessibility, contact E-Campus at

The video below provides a guided experience for repairing broken URL links in your course(s).

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