How to Submit a Drop Box Assignment

Uploading electronic files to a drop box is a convenient way to submit assignments to your instructor. The Drop Box accepts virtually any type of electronic file including word processing documents, images, web pages, and more.

To submit an assignment to a drop box:

  1. Log into your ANGEL course and click the Learning Modules tab.
  2. Navigate to your drop box and click the drop box title or icon.
  3. Type a title for the file in the Title field. Add a Message (optional).
  4. Click the Attachments button. The Attachments window will open.
  5. Click the Browse button and locate the file you want to upload, and click Open.
  6. Click Upload File. When the file is successfully uploaded, you will see the file listed in the Uploaded Files box.
  7. Continue uploading files if more than one file will be submitted.
  8. When you are done, click the Finished button.
  9. You will be returned to the Drop Box page and you will see your files listed under the Attachments button.
  10. Click Submit. You will see a message asking if you are ready to submit your assignment. Click Yes.
  11. You will see a message stating that your assignment has been submitted successfully.

Note: Microsoft Word® is the default format for text documents (.DOC or .DOCX). If your word processor does not support .doc or .docx files, save them in the .rtf format (Rich Text Format).