Below is a step-by-step example of converting a Word document into a Book.
Step 1 Open the Word document you want to convert in Microsoft Word
Step 2 Start by “splitting” your document up into multiple Microsoft Word files by cutting and pasting each section you wish to be a separate Chapter into a new document. Save the files with names that will be easy for you to remember.
WARNING: file names must NOT include spaces!
In this case resulting files were:
Step 3 Open each individual Word file and click: File > Save As
Step 4 In the save dialog set (at the bottom) alter Save as Type: to Web page (*.htm; *.html) and press [Save]
Step 5 Repeat for each Word file.
A file of the same name with .htm extension will be created for each, along with a folder of the same name_files.
ZIP .htm + folder for all created documents by:
Step 6 Select both file and folders, right-click and choose JZIP > Add to <name>.zip
NOTE: Hold <CTRL> key to pick multiple files.
Step 7 Now login to your eCampus course and Turn editing on
Step 8 Click on the Edit drop-down menu next to the book you wish to import Chapters into and choose Edit settings.
NOTE: Book Administration appears under the Administration Block on left side.
Step 9 Click Import Chapter to bring up Import screen.
Step 10 Pick & drag the newly created ZIP into the file field.
Step 11 Choose [Import]
As long as the ZIP file is correctly constructed you will see the following:
If there are incorrect file types (e.g. Word documents) in the ZIP it will tell you Chapters can’t be found.
Step 12 Click [Continue]
The Table of Contents will be generated and the content of each .htm page, including images will be displayed.
NOTE: you can then use the EDIT icon to edit each page independently: