This article covers the steps for downloading and managing content on your mobile device for you to use when you are offline. Except for How to Send to Your Phone, you complete these procedures from the Cloud Academy mobile app.
You can download video courses and quizzes to make them available offline on your mobile device. The content you download uses the internal memory on your mobile device until you delete the content. You may need to check that your device has enough space for the content before you begin downloading.
This article contains the following sections:
- How to Save a Quiz Session
- How to Save a Video Course
- How to Send to Your Phone
- How to Browse Downloaded Content
- How to Delete Downloaded Content
How to Save a Quiz Session
You can save a quiz session on your mobile device to use while you're offline. From within the mobile app, browse to the quiz you want to download. Tap the cloud icon on the upper right-hand corner of the quiz landing page.
When the x button appears, it indicates the lecture is downloaded and your session is now available to use offline.
Note: To remove a quiz, click the x button.
How to Save a Video Course
You can also save a video course on your mobile device to use while you're offline. From within the mobile app, browse to the course you want to download. Tap the download icon next to the lecture to save it.
The loader shows the download progress. When the x button appears, it indicates the lecture is downloaded and available to use while you are offline.
Note: To remove a video course, click the x button.
How to Send to Your Phone
If you begin a course in the Cloud Academy web platform, you can send the course to your mobile device to finish on the go. Click the Send to your phone button, as you see in this image:
If you haven't already installed the mobile app, the system opens a window where you can have Cloud Academy send you a text message or email with a magic link to download the app.
When the app is installed and you've clicked the button, an alert appears on your device that you can tap to continue studying.
How to Browse Downloaded Content
Even when your device is offline, you can browse the content that you downloaded within the app. From your dashboard, tap the DOWNLOAD tab to see the list of all content you have downloaded on your device. Tap the content that you want to use.
How to Delete Downloaded Content
When you are done using content offline, you can clear space on your mobile device by deleting the content. From your list of content, tap the X to delete the content. You must delete each piece of content individually.