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Directory Icon

 

Your directory icon is the image that appears next to your name in UAA's  ePortfolio Directory. Students and faculty will be able to view your directory icon.

 

To Change Your Directory Icon:

1. Log in to https://alaska.digication.com.

 

2. Click on your ePortfolio.

    • If you have multiple ePortfolios, you will have to repeat this process for each of them. 

You should now be on the home page of your ePortfolio. In the upper right hand corner of the page is a drop down menu called Portfolio Tools.

 

3. Click on Portfolio Tools and select Settings.

 

4. Under Choose a Theme, click the grey button labeled Customize.

 

5. Scroll down to Directory Icon and click choose file.

 

6. Upload your new image. Once you have found and uploaded your image, scroll to the bottom of the page and click save.

 

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Banner

 

Requirements for a banner:

Your image file must be a .JPEG file.

Image size required: 779 x 212 pixels.

 

Note: You may upload a larger or smaller image. For larger images, only a portion of large images will be displayed. For smaller images, they will not fill the entire space available. 

 

Image editing programs such as Photoshop are available on the KeyServer.

 

To Change Your Banner:

1. Log in to https://alaska.digication.com.

 

2. Click on your ePortfolio.

    • If you have multiple ePortfolios, you will have to repeat this process for each of them. 

You should now be on the home page of your ePortfolio. In the upper right hand corner of the page is a drop down menu called Portfolio Tools.

 

3. Click on Portfolio Tools and select Settings.

 

4. Under Choose a Theme, click the grey button labeled Customize.

 

5. Scroll down to Header Image.

 

6. Click Upload New Image and then Choose File.

 

7. Upload your new image. Once you have found and uploaded your image, scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save.

 

Note: It is not possible to click, drag, or resize the image once it has been uploaded. If you are not happy with your new banner, you will have to resize the image you want and repeat this process. Some students find it easiest to take a screenshot of their image exactly the size of the banner space and upload that screenshot.

 

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Footer

 

A footer is the text that appears at the very bottom of every page of your ePortfolio (below the comments). Generally, this space is used to display a relevant quote or copyright information. Having a footer is optional. 

 

To Add or Edit Your Footer:

1. Log in to https://alaska.digication.edu.

 

2. Click on your ePortfolio.

    • If you have multiple ePortfolios, you will have to repeat this process for each of them.

You should now be on the home page of your ePortfolio. In the upper right hand corner of the page is a drop down menu called Portfolio Tools.

 

3. Click on Portfolio Tools and select Settings.

 

4. Under Choose a Theme, click the button labeled Customize.

 

5. Scroll down to Footer and enter the desired text.

 

6. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save.

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If you would like more information on this tutorial we have included a video by one of our partner schools, Salt Lake Community College. The video may contain some login information and system information pertaining to Salt Lake Community College, but by clicking the same buttons and entering your UA information into the fields provided you should be able to achieve the same results. 

 

For more information please feel free to contact our tutors at: eWolfcoach@alaska.edu

DRAFT: This module has unpublished changes.
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