Edit a path

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Group administrators and authors can edit paths that belong to their group, and paths they have created or co-authored. Platform administrators can edit any path.

Edit the title, image, description, estimated duration or skills of a path

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. Click on a field.
  5. Edit the value.
  6. Click outside the field.

The new value is automatically saved.

There is no maximum limit of characters for the title.

The minimum recommended size for the image is 980x550 pixels.

Change the path progression type (linear or non-linear)

A linear path requires learners to follow the steps in the order defined in the Steps section (top to bottom).

A non-linear path allows learners to complete the steps in any order they choose.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. In the Steps section, activate or deactivate Linear Progression.
    • Linear: learners must follow the steps in a defined order.
    • Non-linear: learners can follow the steps in the order of their choice.

Change the owner group of a path

Authors and administrators of the owner group can edit the path. Coaches of the new group can create and share the path’s sessions.

You can change the owner group of a path, to a group where you have the author or administrator role.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. At the top left, above the path image, click on the group.
  5. Select a new group.
  6. At the bottom right, click CONFIRM.

Change the main author of a path

The main author of a path can edit it, even if they don’t belong to the owner group.

You can change the main author of a path, to a member with administrator or author role of a group where you have the administrator role.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. At the top right, on the left of the number of co-authors, click on the user.
  5. Select a new user.
  6. At the bottom right, click CONFIRM.

Add a co-author to a path

You can add a co-author to a path if the user has the administrator or author role.

Users added as co-authors will receive an email notification.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. At the top right, on the right of the name of the main author, click on the number of co-authors (if there are no co-authors, click Add Co-author(s)).
  5. Select users.
  6. At the bottom right, click CONFIRM.

Add a step to a path

You can add steps to a published path. If you’re a group administrator or author, you can add any content that you can play yourself. If you’re a platform administrator, you can add any type of content.

Learners who earned the path before the addition of the new step keep it displayed in their profile, but won't have 100% progress anymore; they can play the new step to achieve 100% again.

You can add up to 50 steps.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. In the Steps section, at the bottom of the list of steps, click Course to add a course, Path to add a path, or Program to add a program.
  5. Select one or several items.
  6. On the bottom right, click SAVE.

If you add a program to the path steps, do not forget to assign learners to one of its sessions (or add it to their Catalog). Otherwise, they will not be able to complete the step.

If you add a path to the path steps, do not forget to enroll learners in one of its path sessions (or add it to their Catalog). Otherwise, they will not be able to complete the step.

If a learner is registered to several sessions of the same path or program, or if they can access several sessions from their Catalog, clicking on the program or path from the original path will redirect them to the session where their completion rate is highest, or (in case of equality) to the session that started most recently.

Mark a step as optional in a path

Marking a step as optional allows the enrolled user to earn the path, even if that step was not completed. This applies to all users enrolled in the path.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. In the Steps section, click on one of the steps.
  5. In the Options menu, enable Optional content chrome_hf6ckXegga.pngchrome_SVNxrnLSRV.png

Add or edit a step's relative due date in a path

You can add a Relative Due Date to each step, to encourage learners to complete the step on time and help them stay organized. These dates are soft deadlines; learners can play the step after the due date.

Relative due dates are displayed in the dashboard of paths statistics (to help identify learners who fell behind), in the path page (on each step), and in the homepage if the path is displayed there. If the path contains several steps with relative due dates, we display on the homepage the date that is the furthest away.

The deadline is computed from the date of the learner's enrollment (not the previous step's relative due date).

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. In the Steps section, click on one of the steps.
  5. In the Options menu, enable Relative due date chrome_hf6ckXegga.pngchrome_SVNxrnLSRV.png
  6. Under Relative due date, enter the number of months, weeks, or days that the step is due within, then select Month(s), Week(s) or Day(s) in the dropdown.

To remove a relative due date, click on a step in the list, then disable Relative due date chrome_SVNxrnLSRV.pngchrome_hf6ckXegga.png in the Options menu.

Add a certificate to a path

Learn more about adding certificates to paths →

Reorder steps in a path

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. In the Steps section, on the left of a step name, click and hold a step, then drag and drop the step.

If you reorder the steps of a linear path, learners can still play the steps that they started (even if they would now have to complete steps before them).

Delete a step from a path

You can delete a step from a published path. Learners who have completed this step keep their statistics on the stand-alone deleted item.

  1. In the left sidebar, click Dashboard.
  2. In the left sidebar, click PATHS.
  3. On the right of the name of a path, click Edit chrome_L6UiKAh2JF.png
  4. In the Steps section, on the top right of a step, click ... → Delete.
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