Q. How do I make my site available to students?


NILE sites are unavailable to students until made available by the tutor. This is so that staff can prepare content before releasing the site for the start of the academic year.

Padlock icon

When in 'edit mode' you can make your site available by clicking the 'Padlock' icon at the top of your page so it shows as 'open'.

NILE - open site

A red closed 'Padlock' icon indicates the site is not available to students.


Using Quick Actions.

You can also make your site available by usinng the Quick Actions box within 'Sites and Organisations'.

To do this click Site Availability, select the site(s) and switch them to On. 

The video below demonstrates how to use the Quick Actions Tool.


  • Last Updated Oct 23, 2018
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