WordPress Video Lessons Manager Plugin (CMVLM) - How To - Attach Files to Video Lessons


How to Attach Files to Video Lessons

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The WordPress Video Lessons Manager plugin allows attaching files to specific courses, lessons and videos. It can be useful, when you need to provide additional materials to lessons for your students.

Plugin Settings

Before attaching files, you can configure a couple of related options in plugin settings. To do this, navigate to Admin Dashboard → CM Video Lesson Manager Pro → Settings.

Navigation to plugin settings - WordPress Video Course Plugin
Navigation to plugin settings

Head to the Appearance tab.

Appearance settings - Online Course WordPress Plugin
Appearance settings

The option Show icons for documents allows you to choose how to display attached documents - as a list of file names, or as icons.

Enabling displaying attached files as icons - WordPress LMS Plugin
Enabling displaying attached files as icons

Displaying Attachments As Icons

Displaying attached files as icons - WordPress Video Lessons Plugin
Displaying attached files as icons

Displaying Attachments As a List of File Names

Displaying attached files as a list of names - LMS in WordPress
Displaying attached files as a list of names

You can also change the title of the Documents section for single videos on the front-end. Head to the Labels tab.

Labels settings - WordPress eLearning Plugin
Labels settings

The text can be change in the label documents.

Changing the label for attached documents title - WordPress Learning Management System Plugin
Changing the label for attached documents title

Example

Documents label on the front-end - WordPress Video Courses
Documents label on the front-end

Attaching Files to Courses

You can attach files to the specific course while creating or editing it (Learn More).

Find the section Documents. Use the button Select Documents for attaching needed files. You can give a front-end name to each file or delete by click on the X-button.

Attaching files to courses - WordPress Video Lessons Manager Plugin
Attaching files to courses

Don't forget to click the button Update to save the changes.

'Update' button - WordPress Video Course Plugin
'Update' button

Attaching Files to Lessons

Attaching files to the specific lesson works similarly. It can be done while creating or editing it (Learn More).

Find the metabox Documents. Use the button Select Documents for attaching needed files. You can give a front-end name to each file or delete by click on the X-button.

Attaching files to lessons - Online Course WordPress Plugin
Attaching files to lessons

Don't forget to save the changes after adding files to the lesson.

Updating the changes - WordPress LMS Plugin
Updating the changes

Attaching Files to Single Videos

When videos are imported, you can edit them (Learn More). The process of attaching files to the specific video is the same.

Find the metabox Documents. Use the button Select Documents for attaching needed files. You can give a front-end name to each file or delete by click on the X-button.

Attaching files to single videos - WordPress Video Lessons Plugin
Attaching files to single videos

Then click the button Update to save the changes.

Updating the changes - LMS in WordPress
Updating the changes

Result On the Front-end

You can see on the example below, how attached files are displayed on the front-end:

  1. Lesson attachments
  2. Single video attachments
  3. Course attachments
Front-end example of attached files to the course / lesson / video - WordPress eLearning Plugin
Front-end example of attached files to the course / lesson / video

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